Wine Department: Over 90 Under $30 December 2018

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  • Posted: 11/28/2018
  • Categories: Wine

 

Warmth is the optimum happy place to anyone here in the Tri-State this time of year, and a big, bold red will match up pretty well with roasts, stews, and any sort of winter fare. Whether California is your thing, or you prefer something from Australia, Italy, France or beyond, we speak your language with these amazing selections!



Cune 2012 Rioja Reserva

Cune

2012 Rioja Reserva

Rioja, Spain

Retail: $19.99

Power and finesse all in one! Big bright cherry notes and earthy traditional Rioja notes. Grippy tannin and acidity to boot.

93 pts. ~ Wine Spectator



Swanson 2012 Merlot

Swanson

2012 Merlot

Napa Valley, California

Retail: $24.99

Big and luscious! Firm tannin is met with juicy plum and spice box. Slight cedar notes round out this sexy beast!

92 pts. ~ Wine Advocate



Felino Vina Cobos 2016 Cabernet Sauvignon

Felino Viña Cobos

2016 Cabernet Sauvignon

Mendoza, Argentina

Retail: $17.99

A fresh and aromatic red with blackcurrant, fresh flowers, and light stem character. Medium body, firm and silky tannins, and a crisp finish. Drink now or hold.

92 pts. ~ James Suckling



Argiano Non Confunditur

Argiano

2015 Non Confunditur

Tuscany, Italy

Retail: $19.99

This is a rich and racy young red with chocolate, currant, and hints of sandalwood. Full body, chewy tannins, with a long and flavorful finish. Savory and juicy. Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, merlot and a splash of Sangiovese. Drink or hold.

94 pts. ~ James Suckling

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