The Mixed Case You Really Want + Upgrade
The Mixed Case You Really Want + Upgrade includes:
Black Fox Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon - California - (x1)
This complex California red pleases by weaving flavors of currant and black cherry in with notes of violet and vanilla. Making good on an award-winning heritage, 2015 Black Fox Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon is an easy-drinking California favorite that we love with savory steaks and burgers.
Secrets De Bordeaux Red Blend - Bordeaux, France - (x1)
Made from a beautifully balanced blend of 70% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon, and 10% Cabernet Franc, 2014 Secrets De Bordeaux is a smooth and complex red from historic, coveted Bordeaux. Enjoy it with cheese and your favorite people.
Poco a Poco Tempranillo - Spain - (x1)
Tempranillo is a powerful and oaky red wine from the Iberian Peninsula. Until recently, it was only enjoyed outside of Europe by in-the-know wine drinkers. Poco a Poco shines brightly among the innovators who have recently been bringing this under-the-radar red to broader audiences. Poco a Poco means "bit by bit," which describes the careful steps taken in making this balanced wine that features bold flavors of cherry, plum, sweet tobacco, tomato, and vanilla.
Multiple Award Winner: Silver Medal, International Women’s Wine Competition 2016; Bronze Medal, San Francisco International Wine Competition 2016; Bronze Medal, International Eastern Wine Competition 2016; Bronze Medal, Berlin Wine Competition 2016
Cachil Cabernet Sauvignon Reserva - Valle Central, Chile - (x1)
Chile’s Colchagua Valley is known for gorgeous Cabernet Sauvignon, like this reserve offering from Cachil. Cachil Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon boasts beautiful flavors of currants, raspberry and cassis with hints of cocoa. It’s enjoyably lighter than the average cabernet, with a medium body and smooth finish. Taste this excellent red and you’ll understand why Colchagua Valley was named Wine Region of the Year by Wine Enthusiast Magazine.
88-point Silver Medal, Critics Challenge International Wine Competition 2016
Cala De Poeti Sangiovese - Puglia, Italy - (x1)
Sangiovese is the most popular Italian wine grape, and it produces what most consider to be the quintessential Italian red wines—think smooth and velvety, beautifully ruby red, and perfect with tomato-based Italian dishes. 2015 Cala de Poeti Sangiovese is made from 100% Sangiovese grapes, and hails from Puglia, the olive oil-rich heel of Italy’s boot. This harmonious and fruity red will liven up any meal with its flavors of tart cherry and red plum.
El Portal Red Blend - California - (x1)
One sip of this bold and flavorful red, and we can see the landscape near the California coast: ocean breezes, rich soil, clear sun… 2015 El Portal Red Blend balances Zinfandel and Merlot with vivid Syrah to create a food-friendly blend with flavors of black cherry, followed by notes of vanilla and mocha.
Maison Gourmand Vin Blanc - Comte Tolosan, France - (x1)
This fresh white features a harmonious blend of Sauvignon Blanc and Loin de l’Oeil grapes, picked at perfect ripeness to convey southwest France’s incomparable terroir. Maison Gourmand Vin Blanc is a luxurious, full-bodied white that offers a fruity flavor profile with heavy notes of citrus. Enjoy it throughout a meal, as it compliments light seafood pastas and desserts like apple tart.
Multiple Award Winner: 91-point Gold Medal, 2016 Monterey Wine Competition; 89-point Silver Medal, 2016 Critics Challenge International Wine Competition; Silver Medal, 2016 Berlin Wine Competition
Hayton Family Reserve Chardonnay - California - (x1)
Hayton Reserve Chardonnay is a refreshing white with a bright and light "say no to oak" style. Citrus, apple and tropical fruit flavors mingle with a gentle acidity to create a versatile, food-friendly wine. It’s the perfect choice for buttery seafood, poultry, or pasta dishes.
Award Winner: 89-point Silver Medal, Toast of the Coast Wine Competition 2016
Moon Crest Sauvignon Blanc - California - (x1)
Fresh with aromas of melon, freshly cut grass, green apple, sweet citrus zest and fig, this zesty Sauvignon Blanc complements sharper flavors like fresh herbs, tomatoes and smoked fish.
Multiple Award Winner: Gold Medal, 2016 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition; Gold Medal, 2016 West Coast Wine Competition; Silver Medal, 2016 Toast of the Coast Wine Competition; Silver Medal, 2016 Winemaker Challenge International Wine Competition
Anta da Serra White Blend Altenjano, Portugal - (x1)
With Wine Spectator Magazine naming a Portuguese wine #1 worldwide in 2014, Portugal is beginning to rival legendary regions like Napa Valley and Bordeaux. The unique blend of white Roupeiro, Fernao Pires and Arinto grapes in this vibrant, dry wine produces fruity and floral aromas with flavors of citrus and stone fruit.
Award Winner: Bronze Medal, 2016 International Women’s Wine Competition
Camartina Chardonnay - Colchagua Valley, Chile - (x1)
The Camartina Estate Bottled Chardonnay is a smooth white wine with moderate acidity and a clean minerality. Its aromas and flavors of tropical fruit and lean pear make it perfect for white meats and full-bodied fish, creamy seafood recipes and your favorite corn-based dishes. Camartina Chardonnay comes from Chile’s esteemed and innovative Colchagua Valley, which was awarded Wine Region of the Year by Wine Enthusiast Magazine in 2005.
Suben Riesling - Mosel, Germany - (x1)
Life is sweet when you open this classic off-dry white from the hilled vineyards of Germany. 2015 Süßen Riesling hails from the lauded Mosel river valley, with a ripe and honeyed profile that pairs well with Chinese, Thai, and Indian food. Pronounce it “ZOOH-sin.”
Pretium Malbec - Cahors, France - (x3)
Made from 100% Malbec grapes, this elegant red seduces with summery notes of red and black fruits like raspberry, black currant, and blackberry. From southwest France’s Cahors region, smooth and fruity Pretium Malbec is delightful as an aperitif, and ready to be enjoyed with flavorful meat dishes like beef tajine, chicken curry, and spiced leg of lamb.
Award Winner: Silver Medal, International Women’s Wine Competition 2016