June 2017 Red Shipment

Diwald Zweigelt 2015

Diwald Zweigelt 2015

Wagram, Austria

$21.99 / each

Description:

This fragrant, organically grown wine hails from the Grossriedenthaler Loss vineyard in Wagram, Austria, just outside of Vienna. Juicy, beautifully perfumed and very light on its feet, this is the perfect summertime red. Brambly blueberry and raspberry flavors mingle with exotic licorice and Eastern spice notes, yielding a wine that is complex, nuanced and guzzle-worthy all at the same time.

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Siete Vidas Tinto 2016

Siete Vidas Tinto 2016

Asturias, Spain

$21.99 / each

Description:

This intensely perfumed blend of Albarin Negro, Mencia, Carrasquin and Verdejo Negro hails from the Cangas region of Asturias in northern Spain. Sourced from steep sloped vineyards near the Atlantic coast, this wine is light, mineral and bright, with remarkable intensity, and floral raspberry and blueberry fruit. Bodegas Vidas grows organically and is run by a young couple who are among only six wineries making wine in this region.

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Herdade Sao Miguel Escolha Dos Enologos 2014

Herdade Sao Miguel Escolha Dos Enologos 2014

Alentejano, Portugal

$21.99 / each

Description:

This spicy, velvety blend of Alicante Bouschet, Touriga Nacional and Touriga Franca hails from the Alentejano region of Portugal. Elegant and beautifully polished, this very sleek bottling features ripe, silky tannins, super expressive black currant fruit, and earthy clove and mineral notes. Floral and extremely classy, this was hand-harvested and aged in neutral French oak for 9 months.

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Kivelstadt Father's Watch Red Blend 2014

Kivelstadt Father's Watch Red Blend 2014

North Coast, California

$21.99 / each

Description:

Father's Watch is a juicy Rhone-style blend of Syrah, Grenache and Carignan that manages to be surprisingly light on its feet given its density and varietal makeup. Quite Old World in style, this shows fabulous balance and freshness, revealing stony minerals and fragrant red cherry fruit in the mouth. Kivelstadt is a small boutique producer using organic growing practices and crafting California wines that nod stylistically to Europe.

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