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Chateaubriand

Chateaubriand

Pairing Suggestions

Margaux (France)
Super Tuscan (Italy)
Vino Nobile di Montepulciano (Italy)
Brunello di Montalcino (Italy)
Syrah (World)
Côtes du Rhône North (France)
Cabernet Sauvignon (World)
Malbec (Argentina)

Description

A juicy Chateaubriand requires an elegant wine that can stand up to the bold flavor of the meat. A red wine is needed, but not so big that it overwhelms the meat.

The wine choice should consider if the meat is rare, medium or well-done. Charred and bitter? Creamy or peppery sauce?

The wine should have both tannins and a good backbone of acidity.

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