Red Blend

2012 Symington “Altano” Douro, Portugal

2012 Symington “Altano” Douro, Portugal
$10.99

The Douro has forever been known as the region responsible for the robust, fortified wines of Port.  While this area is typically associated with the fortified Port wines, there is currently a focus on making dry wines of higher quality.  The Symington family has been farming vineyards in the Douro for many years and has mastered both dry and sweet styles of wine from this noble region.  The grapes used in the Altano echo those in the Port wines with Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz (Tempranillo) and Tinta B

2013 Domaine Begude ‘Exotique’ GV, Haute Vallée de l'Aude

2013 Domaine Begude ‘Exotique’ GV, Haute Vallée de l'Aude
$15.99

Most of our customers are familiar with Grüner Veltliner, but perhaps not from the Limoux region of France.  It would be interesting to know where the vine material was sourced for this historic property that has been producing quality wines since the 16th century.  The Begude winery is tucked into the hills of the Pyrenees at an altitude of 300 meters.  This 29 hectare property has been farmed organically for over thirty years and is currently certified organic by Ecocert and NOP.   The

2012 Cheroga Joven Rioja, Spain

2012 Cheroga Joven Rioja, Spain
$9.99

Cheroga Joven is a brilliant example of 100% Tempranillo produced in a fresh and vibrant style.  The winery is situated in the heart of the Rioja Alta sub-zone producing wines with dynamic flavor and supple elegance using primarily Tempranillo.  As the label suggests, this Joven wine is aged without oak and offers a heady, forward red-fruit style.  Tempranillo offers loads of ripe cherry, sweet strawberry, and tart red plum flavors along with dusty earth, crushed red flowers, and saddle leather.  R

2012 Chevaux des Girondins, Bordeaux

2012 Chevaux des Girondins, Bordeaux
$8.99

This simple, yet delicious French red wine is made from top quality Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc grapes grown in Bordeaux.  It is made is a medium bodied style using stainless steel aging to preserve the fresh aromas of currant, black cherry, dried herbs, and cedar.  The texture is smooth and round with a long finish featuring ripe fruit and dark mineral tones that pleasantly linger on the palate.  With the weather getting cooler, this wine represents the perfect wine to pair with sligh

2010 Domaine Ferrer-Ribière, Côtes du Roussillon

2010 Domaine Ferrer-Ribière, Côtes du Roussillon
$18.99

In 1993 Denis (an experienced fruit grower) and Bruno (a wine loving civil servant) joined forces to establish Domaine Ferrer Ribière - they have since gained an international reputation for their highly individual handcrafted wines.

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