Les Valentines Saint-Emilion Grand Cru is a solid, forward style St. Emilion composed of 90% Merlot and 10% Cabernet Franc. solid, forward style St. Emilion composed of 90% Merlot and 10% Cabernet Franc.
This is the second wine from Chateau Rol Valentin. Their terroir features growing terrain with ancient soil on clay and Old World soil-work with no herbicide use for a clean, true final product.
A traditional, annual release, their 2016 vintage of Les Valentines sports a lovely deep red color with dark red fruit on the nose and palate. It is a soft, easy to drink wine with a touch of bitter chocolate on the finish and a satisfying balance.
If you’re celebrating at home this Valentine’s Day, Les Valentines makes a perfect match to grilled steaks, wild game, and aged cheeses.
If you’re a wine lover, you can pick up a bottle or two of Les Valentines at larger wine emporiums in Longmont, like Wyatt’s, which offers you a superior selection and a knowledgeable staff who take the intimidation out of wine buying.
Les Valentines will be part of Wyatt’s Sunday One Day Sale this weekend. Get yourself something nice with all the money you’ll save on Sunday!