Arrogant Frog is an estate-bottled wine from the Languedoc region of southern France. Like its creator, winemaker Jean-Claude Mas, (aka the Humble Vintner), this wine is proud to assert its Mediterranean origin. Generations of the Mas family have tended to vineyards and made wine in the Languedoc region, and over the years, their wines have retained their vibrancy and refined charm. The wine is sealed with a dependable screw cap to preserve freshness and youthful appeal. Arrogant Frog delivers exceptional quality for the price and is confident of its ability to impress.
Languedoc, between the Mediterranean Sea and the Hérault Valley
55% Cabernet Sauvignon, 45% Merlot
De-stemmed grapes are vinified separately. Skin contact at 10°C for two days. Six days fermentation at 24 to 26°C, followed by 17 days maceration. Aging before release 55% in concrete vats for 6 months, 45% in barrels for 6 months, additional 3 months in bottle before release.
A deep purple with ruby and garnet tints
Complex scents of blackberries, truffles, mocha and jammy aromas finishing with spicy vanilla notes.
Well balanced and rich with smooth tannins, lengthy finish marked by plum notes.
Ideal with pastas, barbecue, poultry, game, terrines, and medium to strong cheeses, as well as chocolate desserts.