The Histoires de Boire is a blend of 70% Merlot and 30% Abouriou, made in an lightly extracted, semi-soif-y style and bottled in magnum. It's herbaceous and earthy, but it's also wonderfully lively and balanced. If Beaujolais had a spunky cousin from down Southwest...
Region: Sud Ouest
Appellation: Côtes du Marmandais
Grapes: Merlot 70%, Abouriou 30%