2019 Badet Clément Révélation Pinot Noir is an inexpensive table wine with characteristics often found in bottles costing five times the price.
Producer: Badet Clement and Company is a high volume wine producer founded in 1995. The company produces about 16 million bottles of wine annually from facilities in the Burgundy and Languedoc regions of France. Per the company, about 64% of their production is exported.
Description: Medium bodied red wine produced from 100% Pinot Noir grapes grown in the Languedoc region in southern France.
Price: Retails around $12.
This wine is for those who enjoy: Smooth, medium-bodied red wines for pairing or sipping.
Appearance: Ruby red.
Aroma: Dark fruit.
Taste: Soft on palate, fruit forward.
Finish: Smooth tanins through the finish.
Pairing: Turkey, chicken, pork, root vegetables, salami, pears, and goat cheese.
Reviewer relationship(s) with producer, distributor or retailer: None.