Cyber Monday Super Premium Mixed 15-Pack
Your Cyber Monday Super Premium Mixed 15-Pack contains one bottle each of:
Yapa Carmenere - Colchagua Valley, Chile
Carmanere is a dry, medium-bodied red with Bordeaux origins and a Chilean pedigree. Yapa Carmenere is a vivid, violet red color with aromas of fresh raspberries and cherries that follow through on the palate with spices and bittersweet chocolate. Serve this wine with a zesty pork dish, or a hearty tomato seafood stew.
El Portal Syrah - California
Rich, purple syrah grapes yield some of the world’s darkest red wines. El Portal Syrah is an exciting take on this full-bodied wine, with an immediate flavor of dark berries, and savory notes of black olive and pepper. With such a big taste, Syrah holds its own with flavorful foods like smoky meats and smelly, soft cheeses. In other words, El Portal Syrah will be your blue cheese burger’s best friend. Introduce them immediately.
Cala de Poeti Montepulciano D'Abruzzo D.O.C. - Abruzzo, Italy
Made from 100% Montepulciano grapes grown in a restricted territory on the picturesque central Italian hills, 2015 Cala de Poeti Montepulciano D’Abruzzo is dry and harmonious, with aromas of tobacco and leather. This medium-bodied red was aged in oak for six months, resulting in a robust, ruby-red wine that pairs perfectly with pizza, pasta, meat dishes, and any flavorful Mediterranean foods.
Maison Gourmand Vin Rouge - Comte Tolosan, France
Maison Gourmand Vin Rouge is the captivating and delightful French red that any wine lover can enjoy on a daily basis. The 2015 vintage offers soft flavors of black cherry, with tart currants and white pepper, and leathery notes. It makes us smile. We’re sure it will do the same for you.
Sierra Trails Old Vines Zinfandel - California
Coming to us from some of the oldest Zinfandel plantings in California, Sierra Trails Old Vine Zinfandel is a complex red with aromas of ripe berry, dried plum, and red currants. The flavor hints at tobacco, black pepper, and sweet oak, which carries the fruits through a lingering finish.
Multiple Award Winner: 90-point Gold Medal, Critics Challenge International Wine Competition 2016; 88-point Silver Medal, Monterey Wine Competition 2016; Silver Medal, West Coast Wine Competition 2016
Cepage Cabernet Sauvignon - Vin de Pays, France
Produced by Bordeaux wine magnate Bernard Magrez, Cépage Cabernet Sauvignon is made from grapes grown using sustainable viticulture in France’s Languedoc wine region. This ruby red Cabernet Sauvignon offers aromas of red and black fruit with notes of spice. It starts off bold on the palate with flavors of licorice and strawberry, followed by a round, jammy finish. Enjoy this wine with pizza or your favorite red meat—especially if it’s grilled.
Multiple Award Winner: Silver Medal, 2016 Sommelier Challenge International Wine & Spirits Competition; Bronze Medal, International Women’s Wine Competition 2016
Turnstone Pinot Noir - Valle Central, Chile
2015 Turnstone Pinot Noir hails from Chile’s Central Valley, where gentle Pacific Ocean breezes create the ideal climate for winemaking. Forest-like aromas start on the nose and follow through on the palate, where they’re joined by tart fruits in this bold red that will impress fans of Cabernet Sauvignon.
Secrets De Bordeaux Red Blend - Bordeaux, France
Made from an auspicious blend of 70% Merlot and 30% Cabernet Sauvignon, 2012 Secrets De Bordeaux is a smooth and well-balanced red from France’s most-storied wine region. Enjoy it with your favorite cheeses.
Award Winner: Silver Medal, 2016 Sommelier Challenge International Wine & Spirits Competition
Hayton Family Reserve Chardonnay 2015 - California
Citrus, apple and tropical fruit flavors mingle with a gentle acidity in this light, unoaked Chardonnay. 2015 Hayton Family Reserve Chardonnay is remarkably refreshing, and begs for a pairing with buttery seafood, chicken, or pasta dishes, and even savory sides like mashed potatoes and gravy.
Cepage Sauvignon Blanc - Vin de Pays, France
There are many reasons to be a fan of Sauvignon Blanc. It is light, refreshing, vibrant, and versatile. Cépage Sauvignon Blanc hails from France, the white grape’s country of origin. With crisp notes of citrus and exotic fruits, Cépage is perfectly balanced with a sense of freshness and a lingering finish. This wine drinks brilliantly on its own, but truly shines when paired with fresh fish and creative salads.
Multiple Award Winner: Silver Medal, 2016 Sommelier Challenge International Wine & Spirits Competition; Bronze Medal, New York International Wine Competition 2016
Bertoli Vermentino I.G.T. - Tuscany, Italy
Carefree as flowers thrown from a seaside cliff, this irresistibly fresh, light-bodied white has complex notes of peaches, flowers, sage, and rosemary. Pair it with zesty lime or garlic-seasoned dishes, and be sure to enjoy. Bertoli Toscano IGT Vermentino tastes like an outdoor wedding, perfect ocean breeze and all.
Multiple Award Winner: Silver Medal, San Francisco International Wine Competition 2016; Bronze Medal, Sunset International Wine Competition 2016; Bronze Medal, International Women’s Wine Competition 2016
Dr. Wilhelm Riesling - Rheinhessen, Germany
Orange blossoms and crisp citrus perfume this complex German Riesling. 2015 Dr. Wilhelm Riesling opens up in the glass, with a slightly off-dry, honeyed feel that is lightened by a streak of tangerine acidity. Drink it now.
Les Chartrons Bordeaux Blanc - Bordeaux, France
While less than 10% of the wine produced in France’s historic Bordeaux region is white, connoisseurs seek these rarefied wines for their light and fruity profiles. 2015 Les Chartrons Bordeaux Blanc is a delicate and surprisingly complex white, with zesty flavors of citrus, grass, and gooseberry, which are mellowed by a lovely note of honeysuckle. This wine entices Sauvignon Blanc lovers, and perfectly complements dishes with fresh green herbs, lime, and garlic.
MYTH Viognier - California
It’s time to fall in love with Viognier, the vibrant French white known for its beautifully floral nose. MYTH Viognier is lush with flavors of peaches, apricots, Meyer lemons and hibiscus, paired with a nice minerality. Give it a swirl if you’re looking to branch out from Chardonnay.
Multiple Award Winner: Double Gold Medal, 2016 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition; Bronze Medal, 2016 West Coast Wine Competition
Vinum Chenin Blanc 2015 - South Africa
Vinum Africa has succeeded in making a beautiful wine from an oft-neglected grape. Chenin Blanc was once known as the “ugly duckling of Stellenbosch,” but Vinum has nurtured it into a vibrant and elegant white, with exciting aromas of white petals and crisp citrus. The palate has layers of fresh lime and gentle spices, underscored by fruit, and finished with a refreshing minerality. Enjoy Vinum Chenin Blanc with food of your choice. We find that it’s especially delicious with the spices in Thai and Indian food.