January 2017 Red Shipment

Averaen Pinot Noir 2016

Averaen Pinot Noir 2016

Willamette Valley, Oregon

$28.75 / each

Description:

This sassy, beautifully polished Willamette Valley bottling is a ripe, full-bodied expression of the Pinot Noir grape. Broad across the palate and very mouth-filling, this sustainably grown wine shows gorgeous spice character and luscious red cherry and sweet currant flavors. Aged in French oak for 10 months, this features a clean stream of acidity which keeps the wine bright and fresh in the mouth.

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Herdade Do Rocim Alicante Bouschet 2014

Herdade Do Rocim Alicante Bouschet 2014

Alentejano, Portugal

$23.75 / each

Description:

This organically grown bottling is made of the grape Alicante Bouschet, which found its home in the Alentejo region of Portugal in the 1890s. Taut and sleek, this foot-trodden wine boasts a gorgeous purple hue and shows a luscious palate full of crushed blackberries and black raspberries. This is zippy, vibrant, mouth-watering stuff that was bottled unfined and unfiltered by Herdade Do Rocim, one of Alentejo's top producers of natural wine.

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