Aleksander Estate Winery 2012 Merlot Cabernet Meritage with Veal Forestiere.

Aleksander Estate Winery 2012 Merlot Cabernet Meritage with Veal Forestiere.

Cheer Mother Earth!

 

Earth day deserves the bounty of the county with Aleksander Merlot Cabernet Meritage!

 

Veal Forestiere

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 pounds thin veal cutlets
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour for coating
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 1 tablespoon minced shallot
  • 1/2 pound crimini mushrooms, sliced
  • 1/2 cup Marsala wine
  • 1/2 cup veal stock
  • 1 (10 ounce) can artichoke hearts, drained and sliced

Recipe here

 

 

Aleksander Estate Winery 2012 Merlot Cabernet Meritage

This Merlot Cabernet is a full bodied wine with aromas of dark berries and plum.  Smooth finish with hints of vanilla bean.  Makes a great match with grilled beef, rustic meats and game.