This Month's Feature - the Little Penguin Merlot
Merlot, a delicious, approachable red wine, is often recognized by its supple flavors of black cherry and strawberries. Australia, the home of the Little Penguin, has officially joined the ranks of the best producers of Merlot in the world, despite the wine's Bordeaux heritage. Try the Little Penguin Merlot and you will enjoy scents of black cherry, spice and juicy strawberries while your mouth is treated to sweet fruit, closing with a smooth finish. Learn more about wines.
Always looking for the latest wine gossip, our roving reporter has been foraging for opinions about the Little Penguin Merlot. Here is what they've been saying:
A wine.com Customer - Minnesota
"Fruit-Forward and flavorful. Excellent value and more vibrant fruit than other wines at similiar price. And the package is great! The Bird is the Word! These wines are great. Definitely an attention-getter in an increasingly-cluttered Australian Section."
A wine.com Customer - Florida
"I went to the Epcot Food and Wine Festival, as we do every year. I found this great Merlot. Little Penguin. This is my new favorite. Lite but full of flavor, the best new wine, I love it!"
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Food Pairings - Merlot
Nothing enhances a meal more than a good bottle of wine. But, in deciding which wine to serve with which food, the Little Penguin says there are no rules! However, he does have some favorites.
To help, he's happy to offer the following advice on food pairings, from quick and easy meals to more formal gourmet gatherings:
the Prompt Penguin •
the Practical Penguin •
the Perfect Penguin