An exploration of six highly-rated bold red wines from six different countries.
If you’re a fan of bold red wines, as we are, this mixed assortment we’ve put together will knock your socks off! Each wine exemplifies the best its respective wine region has to offer, each has been recognized with high critic ratings, and each blew away our 2-tiered tasting panel – earning a past spot in our Bold Reds wine club. We felt it was time to revisit these MVPs with this special mixed assortment.
Take advantage of this mixed half case pack to save 15% off the normal price!
This 6-bottle mixed case includes 1 bottle of each of the following 6 wines:
(94 pts – Vinous; 92 pts – Wine Enthusiast):
Crafted from Certified Biodynamically-farmed 100% Syrah from Santa Barbara County, California, this profound potion is bold and full-flavored, with a gush of blackberry, boysenberry, violet, dark chocolate, wood smoke, and pepper, all wrapped in highly polished tannins.
(95 pts – James Suckling; 93 pts – Vinous; 93 pts & #21 in the Top 100 wines of 2021 – Wine Spectator; 92 pts – Tim Atkin):
This incredible 100% Malbec from the Uco Valley in Malbec’s adopted New World home of Mendoza, Argentina, delivers beguiling notes of blackberry, blueberry, Luxardo cherry, and plum, with sensuous spice tones, violets, and hints of espresso and unsmoked tobacco.
(92 pts – Wine Enthusiast):
The “black wine” Malbecs of Cahors, France are legendary, and this one is not to be missed. A blend of 90% Malbec, 7% Merlot, and 3% Tannat, it’s fresh and inviting, with deep notes of Morello cherry, blackcurrant, and exotic spices, all beautifully carried on silky tannins.
(93 pts – Tim Atkin; 90 pts – Wine Spectator):
From South Africa’s Western Cape comes this robust Bordeaux-style blend of 43% Cabernet Sauvignon, 36% Merlot, 14% Petit Verdot, and 7% Malbec. Enjoy enticing notes of blackberry, black cherry, cassis, and plum, with hints of espresso, cacao, and cedar, with ripe, well-integrated tannins.
(95 pts – Raffaele Vecchione/winescritic.com):
This exceptional Super Tuscan is Certified Organic 100% Cabernet Franc from Tuscany’s premier DOC, and comes across elegant, pure, rich, and beautifully structured, sporting notes of blackberry, currant, dark chocolate, violets, and touches of graphite, along with velvety tannins.
(94 pts – Descorchados; 93 pts – Tim Atkin; 93 pts – Wine & Spirits):
Made from vines averaging 120 years of age in Chile’s Itata Valley, the 2018 Bravado truly lives up to its name. This blend of 40% Syrah, 36% Carignan, 14% Grenache, 9% Petit Verdot, and 1% Mourvèdre offers intense, lush notes of freshly crushed blackberries, blueberries, and plums, all imbued with a cache of spices and mature, ripe tannins.