November 2017 Red Shipment

Bueyes Malbec 2014

Bueyes Malbec 2014

Mendoza, Argentina

$21.99 / each

Description:

Bueyes is a small, family-owned winery based in the high elevation region of La Consulta in Mendoza's Uco Valley. Their Malbecs are extremely distinctive and savory in style, displaying intriguing notes of wild mushrooms, tobacco leaf, black olive and roasted plums. Smoky, earthy and seductive, this is a memorable find from Argentina.

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Centonze Frappato 2015

Centonze Frappato 2015

Sicily, Italy

$21.99 / each

Description:

Island wines are all the rage and here's a truly memorable example from the Italian island of Sicily. Grown in the region of Vittoria, this beautifully perfumed wine is made of 100% Frappato, a sassy red grape that's indigenous to Sicily. Fresh, lively and light-bodied, this is teeming with zesty raspberry, sour cherry and hibiscus flavors.

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Maison Plantevin Cotes du Rhone 2016

Maison Plantevin Cotes du Rhone 2016

Cotes du Rhone, France

$21.99 / each

Description:

Cotes du Rhone wines are reliable, juicy and guzzle-worthy, but rarely do you come across a Cotes du Rhone that stops you in your tracks. Well, this organically grown bottling from Maison Plantevin, which is comprised of 60% Grenache and 40% Syrah, is an entirely different story. Intensely aromatic and expressive, this wine is alive with fresh lilacs, bright raspberry fruit, and vivid acidity. Brought up in stainless steel, this is a perfect versatile, crowd-pleasing food wine.

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Mas Blanch i Jove Troballa Garnatxa 2015

Mas Blanch i Jove Troballa Garnatxa 2015

Costers del Segre, Catalonia, Spain

$21.99 / each

Description:

This organically grown wine is made of 100% Garnacha and hails from the Costers del Segre region of Catalonia. Redolent of fresh lilacs and crushed blackberries, this is incredibly classy and stylish, showing silky tannins, mouth-watering acidity, and luscious black cherry fruit. Fermented with native yeasts, this was aged for 6 months in a combination of clay amphora, neutral French oak and stainless steel.

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