Wines Around the World Reds 15-Pack
2015 Longchase Vintners Cabernet Sauvignon (x2)
Light and versatile California Cabernet Sauvignon with tasty flavors of raspberry and cherry that gain complexity through a baking spice note. 2015 Longchase Vintners Cabernet Sauvignon is the bottle you want to uncork with a pizza, a couple friends, and your favorite John Coltrane album (we suggest Live at Birdland).
Silver Medal - 2017 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
2013 Sierra Trails Old Vine Zinfandel (x2)
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.
90-point Gold Medal - 2016 Critics Challenge International Wine Competition
88-point Silver Medal - 2016 Monterey Wine Competition
Silver Medal - 2016 West Coast Wine Competition
NV Villa Amoroso Sangiovese Puglia (x2)
Sangiovese grapes are the stars of Puglia, the wine region located in the boot-shaped country’s heel. Nourished by the ocean breezes and warm sun of Southern Italy, Villa Amoroso Sangiovese di Puglia bursts forth with earthy aromas, and flavors of red currant and raspberry. The wine’s flavors are even bolder after a 30-minute decant, which is just enough time to whip up your favorite tomato-based Italian dish.
Silver Medal - 2016 San Francisco International Wine Competition
Silver Medal - 2016 Berlin Wine Competition
Bronze Medal - 2017 International Eastern Wine Competition
Bronze Medal - 2016 International Eastern Wine Competition
2012 El Macho Reserva Utiel-Requena (x2)
This Tempranillo-based red was produced in Utiel-Requena, in the famous wine region of Valencia on Spain’s east coast. With a supremely juicy and fruity character, 2012 El Macho Reserva Utiel-Requena is ripe with notes of dark fruit like plum and cherry with velvety tannins and a hint of vanilla.
87-point Silver Medal - 2017 Monterey International Wine Competition
2016 Trebuchet Red Blend (x2)
This dark, garnet-colored red hails from South Africa, and is named to commemorate a working Shropshire-built trebuchet on its estate. Inspired by the fine blends of Bordeaux, this wine offers a wonderful balance of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, and Malbec grapes. 2016 Trebuchet Red Blend is rich and lightly earthy, with flavors of ripe blackberries and plums, and firm tannins. Enjoy it with hearty red meat dishes, especially if they come with a side of frites.
2016 Maison Gourmand Vin Rouge (x2)
Suited for many meals, and any social situation, Maison Gourmand Vin Rouge is a delightful and versatile French red with soft flavors of black cherry, tart currants and white pepper, with hints of leather. Pour a glass tonight.
2015 Bertoli Sangiovese di Puglia IGT (x2)
Classics started off great, and developed into something respected, excellent, refined, and reliable. Think gourmet grilled cheese, your favorite singer’s surprising 10th album, or Sangiovese wine--the most famous Italian grape, known for its delicate and elegant fruitiness. Bertoli Sangiovese di Puglia IGT croons from the glass with supple berry flavors, silky mouth feel, and a lively encore.
Silver Medal - 2017 Winemaker Challenge International Wine Competition
2016 Paperbark Shiraz (x1)
2016 Paperbark Shiraz joins us from a fifth-generation winemaking family in southern Australia’s Barossa Valley, a region famous for its big, flavorful Shiraz. Named for an Australian tree with peeling bark and fluffy white flowers, Paperbark Shiraz is true to its region, with a lovely purple color and aromas of plum, vanilla, and white pepper. It’s silky on the palate with bright flavors of blackberry and plum, and notes of chocolate and spice, leading into a long, succulent finish.