Opening Day Reds Case + Triple Play Trio
Your Triple Play Trio includes:
2012 Free Flight Cabernet Sauvignon - Monterey (x2)
This wonderful red from Monterey, California takes flight in the glass. Aromas of ripe cherries and black currant migrate to the palate, where they land gracefully with a chirp of spice and a nice touch of oak. 2012 Free Flight Cabernet Sauvignon pairs with a flock of foods, from grilled and braised meats to rich tomato sauces.
2014 Lone Cardinal Red Blend - California (x1)
Beloved California grapes are birds of a feather in this decadent and dark California blend. Malbec lovers, take note: 2014 Lone Cardinal takes flight with jammy blackberry and blueberry flavors and a hint of dark chocolate, soaring into a long, juicy finish.
Multiple Award Winner: 88-point Silver Medal, 2017 Monterey International Wine Competition; Bronze Medal, 2017 West Coast Wine Competition
Your Opening Day Reds Case includes two bottles each of:
2015 Burke Family Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon - California
This classic Cabernet serves up lush blackberry and currant flavors, with hints of fresh herbs and cedar. Burke Family Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon pairs perfectly with foods with savory, umami flavors like smoky cheeseburgers or mom’s homemade meatloaf.
Multiple Award Winner: 89-point Silver Medal, 2017 Toast of the Coast Wine Competition; 88-point Silver Medal, 2017 Monterey International Wine Competition; Silver Medal, 2017 West Coast Wine Competition
2013 Fair Oaks Zinfandel - California
Fair Oaks’ claret-style Zinfandel is packed with rich berry jam flavors and hints of black pepper and anise. A nice touch of acidity creates a clean, food friendly finish. Our expert wine panel enjoyed it from appetizers through to dessert and wished they had more.
Multiple Award Winner: Gold Medal, 2017 West Coast Wine Competition; 89-point Silver Medal, 2017 Toast of the Coast Wine Competition; 88-point Silver Medal, 2016 Toast of the Coast Wine Competition; 87-point Silver Medal, 2016 Monterey Wine Competition; Silver Medal, 2016 West Coast Wine Competition
2015 Geja's Private Reserve Big Bold Red - California
This exciting new vintage of a multiple award-winning favorite stays true to its name. 2015 Geja’s Big Bold Red has a fresh and forward profile that starts with intense fruit aromas and follows through with ripe flavors of dark cherry and rhubarb, topped off by tasty notes of mocha and vanilla. The result is a smooth and highly drinkable California red that you are sure to enjoy.
Award Winner: Gold Medal, 2017 West Coast Wine Competition; 89-point Silver Medal, 2017 Toast of the Coast Wine Competition; Silver Medal, 2017 San Francisco Chronicle; Silver Medal, 2017 Winemaker Challenge International Wine Competition
2015 Haut Vignac Périgord - Périgord, Southwest France
The grapes in 2015 Haut Vignac Périgord are grown near the Dordogne River in beautiful southwest France, and produce an attractive, ruby red wine. This thoughtful blend of 70% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon, and 10% Cabernet Franc engages the drinker with fruity and pleasant aromas. The first sip delights with a soft and fruity flavor, rounded out by soft tannins. Indulge in this wine whenever you want to savor something beautiful, but be sure to keep a bottle or two on hand next time you’re enjoying grilled food.
Award Winner: Bronze Medal, 2017 International Eastern Wine Competition
Cantus Vino Rosso - Central Italy
Open this Italian Red from Cantus early, giving it time to breathe before drinking. When you taste the flavors of raspberry and strawberry, you’ll know it was worth the wait. This smooth, central Italian red follows the up-front fruit with hints of roasted peppers and fresh herbs that start a fascinating conversation with your favorite tomato-based Italian dishes.
Multiple Award Winner: Silver Medal, New York International Wine Competition 2016; Silver Medal, 2016 San Francisco International Wine Competition
2015 Maison Gourmand Vin Rouge - Comte Tolosan, France
Being able to drink great French wine on a daily basis is beyond the grasp of most wine lovers. We present a solution: Vin Rouge, the captivating and delightful French table wine. You get the character of French terroir for a fraction of the price. Maison Gourmand Vin Rouge has soft flavors of black cherry and raspberry that mingle brilliantly a savory note of leather. It made us smile. We hope it does the same for you.
Multiple Award Winner: 87-point Silver Medal, Monterey Wine Competition 2016; Bronze Medal, International Eastern Wine Competition 2016; Bronze Medal, Berlin Wine Competition 2016