Chateau Ste Michelle Indian Wells Merlot
Indian Wells Merlot has berry fruit aromas and a jammy fruit flavor of Wahluke Slope reds. It is a full-bodied style of warm climate Merlot and has a warm and supple finish. There are many foods that go well with this wine.
There are many foods that go well with this wine. From appetizers to desserts, you will never be without something to serve with this wine. If you need an appetizer to serve with this wine, you can serve hearty vegetable soups, meat stuffed mushrooms, roasted bell peppers, hearty potato skins, and rich Italian olives. When it comes to cheese, you can serve sharp varieties of cheese such as brie, blue cheese, medium, or sharp cheddar. Other cheese options that can be served with this merlot are gouda, sliced parmesan, sliced provolone, and Monterey Jack. The fruits that go well with this wine are fruits served in heavy syrup like pears. There are also many entrees that go well with Chateau Ste. Indian Merlot.
There are many entrees that can be served with this merlot as well. As far as meats go, you can serve venison and beef dishes like steak, prime rib, kabobs, and burgers. Veal also goes very well with this wine. If you need a white meat, chicken, pheasant, or game hen covered in heavy or spicy sauces will taste good with this wine. Flavorful Italian sausages and salamis, rich salmon, tuna dishes, and meat pizzas with zesty tomato based sauces are a good thing to serve with this wine. When you need a pasta to go with this merlot, lasagnas and pastas smothered in hearty meat sauces or heavy and creamy sauces like Alfredo or Bolognese. For side dishes, spicy rice and bean dishes, seasoned sauteed vegetables, broccoli and asparagus covered in rich and creamy cheese sauce, and stuffed or fried eggplant work well with this wine also. Garden salads with a rich and creamy dressing are a great side dish for this wine as well. There are desserts that go well with this wine as well.
Chocolate is the key word when it comes to desserts that go well with this wine. It complements the cherry and plum flavors of the Merlot. Chocolate desserts that go well with this merlot are chocolate souffle, chocolate mousse, chocolate cake, double chocolate chip cookies, and chocolate ice cream. Other chocolate desserts that go well with Chateau Merlot are chocolate cream pie, triple chocolate brownies, chocolate truffles, or even just a regular old chocolate bar. Chocolate has a sweet richness that goes well with Merlot. If you serve any of these many foods with this Merlot, they will make it a marvelous snack or meal.