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What food does merlot go with?
Last Updated: 14th April, 2020
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Also question is, what foods go well with Merlot?
Good Merlots are made in France, Italy, Chile,the United States and Australia, and all of them tend to sharesupple, velvety tannins and round black cherry or plum flavors.Merlot pairs beautifully with many foods—try itwith pâtés or other charcuterie, pork or veal roasts,rich, cheesy gratins and even hamburgers.
Additionally, what appetizer goes with Merlot? Use a variety of glazes for chicken wings. Teriyaki,tomato, lemon pepper and buffalo sauces will all complementMerlot. Use heavier vegetable appetizers forMerlot instead of raw veggie trays. Stuffed mushrooms, pearlonions roasted in meat sauce and potato skins all are perfectchoices.
Additionally, what is the best food to eat with red wine?
Match red wine with food
- Pinot Noir.
- Sangiovese. This largely Italian red grape partners well withrich meat sauces on pasta - or try it with a pepperoni pizza, athome or in a restaurant.
Does Merlot go with Italian food?
Merlot: Merlot will be softer than manyother reds, featuring mellow fruity flavors like plum, blackcherry, or orange. It's also best paired with a red sauce. Thisis a very versatile wine within Italian cuisine thatgoes best with red sauces but won't shy away from oils orcreams.