Rich and mildly tannic, with tart cranberry and gushing dark cherry. Very well balanced and drinkable now. 3.5 stars out of 5. Sweetness=1 out of 10 (dry to sweet). $26... Read More »
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A bit shy in the beginning, then it lets loose with violets, dried cherries, freeze-dried coffee, raspberry concentrate, blueberry, and roses. Sophisticated and gorgeous. 4.5 stars out of 5. Sweetness=2 out of 10 (dry to sweet). $29... Read More »
Elegant, sultry and juicy — the kind of wine you’d want to start sexual relations with. Port-like in flavor, with roasted cherry followed by pronounced raisins and dried plums. Drink daily, if you can afford it. 4 stars out of 5. Sweetness=4 out of 10 (dry to sweet). $28... Read More »
Sultry, yet fun with bright cherry, flowers and ripe fruit that dances all over the mouth. Definitely has some stereotypical petite syrah beefiness to it, but the tannins are tame. A fantastic everyday drinking wine. 4 stars out of 5. Sweetness=2 out of 10 (dry to sweet). $15... Read More »
CMS stands for Cabernet, Merlot and Syrah. This one has bright, fun raspberry and cherry with some spicy black pepper. Great value. 4 stars out of 5. Sweetness=1 out of 10 (dry to sweet). $12... Read More »
This wine has an aroma you want to live in — floral, juicy and full of raspberry, cherry and blackberry. But it’s also gutsy, with enough acidity and tannin to make the flavor last forever. 4.5 stars out of 5. Sweetness=3 out of 10 (dry to sweet). $32... Read More »