Kickstart Reds Case
Your Kickstart Reds Case includes two bottles each of:
2016 Poco a Poco Tempranillo - Spain
Tempranillo is a powerful and oaky Spanish red that is beloved throughout Europe, but under the radar in the U.S. Open a bottle and enjoy bold flavors of cherry, plum, sweet tobacco, tomato, and vanilla. The last two vintages of Poco a Poco Tempranillo have both won multiple awards, and expectations are high for the 2016. Pair yours with your favorite foods—pizza, burgers, Mexican food, tomato-based Italian meals—and taste why the judges are so excited.
2016 Maison Gourmand Vin Rouge - Comte Tolosan, France
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 Cantus Sangiovese di Puglia I.G.T. - Puglia, Italy
Puglia, Italy… Where a beautiful balance of bright sun and refreshing ocean breezes nourish bountiful crops of tomatoes, olives, and wine grapes... Where the sumptuous Italian dishes are complemented by satisfying local wine like 2015 Cantus Sangiovese di Puglia I.G.T. This dry and earthy Italian red has a Gold Medal-winning heritage and brings any meal to life with bold berry and cherry flavors, and a hint of rich figs.
Multiple Award Winner: 92-point Gold Medal, 2017 Winemaker Challenge International Wine Competition; Silver Medal, 2017 International Eastern Wine Competition
2014 Vinum Syrah - Stellonbosch, South Africa
Grown on a mountainside vineyard overlooking South Africa’s beautiful False Bay, 2014 Vinum Reserve Syrah is made from hand-picked grapes. Share a bottle with a friend and enjoy notes of ripe red fruit and spice, with a savory tone and grippy tannins that make it the right pairing for rich meat dishes. This selection is a subtle and refined take on an often big and sweet wine.
2014 Le Parlement Bordeaux - Bordeaux, France
Perfectly balanced 2014 Le Parlement Bordeaux Rouge draws its savory and complex character from the soil, climate, and time-tested traditions that make up Bordeaux’s inimitable terroir. This supple, smooth-drinking red is vivid in the glass, and thrills the palate with flavors of black cherry and currant, hints of cedar, silky tannins, and a well-rounded finish. Made from a thoughtful blend of 60% Merlot, 25% Cabernet Sauvignon, and 15% Cabernet Franc.
Award Winner: 90-point Gold Medal, 2016 Monterey Competition; Bronze Medal, 2017 International Eastern Wine Competition
2016 River's End Merlot - California
With a Gold Medal-winning heritage and the ability to turn any meal into a special occasion, 2016 River’s End Reserve Merlot is the red wine that you want in your cellar. Uncork a bottle of this medium-bodied California favorite and savor notes of red fruit that carry from the aromas to the flavors, where they’re joined by a smooth touch of oak. This popular red has smooth tannins, which make it an easy pairing with a variety of foods, from rich beef stew to chicken and fish dishes. Keep this versatile red on-hand for meals, guests, or any scenario that calls for wine.
Award Winner: Silver Medal, 2017 San Francisco International Wine Competition