While some of us may be eternal summer children, lamenting the colder days of the year, there is always a silver lining to every storm cloud – and in our case, it just happens to be in the form of red wine. From Cabernet to Carménère and Pinot Noir to Pineau d’Aunis, explore the best red wines for winter – guaranteed to pair with your heartier dishes and fluffier blankets.
Deep garnet red in colour, Château Lynch-Bages 2016 has the characteristics of a remarkably mature vintage. The nose is very expressive with notes of dark fruit (blackcurrant, morello cherry, etc.) mixed with fresh touches of mint. The attack is sm
A racy wine, with complex marks of Havana tobacco and licorice, classically delicious without ever the slightest hint of austerity.
Bright red color with purple reflections, inviting aromas of red fruits –cherries and plums, with black pepper notes. Good body with soft and round tannins and an exceptional finish.
Bright ruby red in colour. Scents of cherries, berries, flowers and herbs. Silky taste with a nice balance between the fruit and the acidity.
Deep, dark cherry red, almost black; clean and bright. Very intense forest berry nose, with, redcurrants, blackberries, violets and fennel leading to a complex background of sweet spices, bay leaves, black olives, liquorice, cedar, incense, tobacco
Tight and classic aromas with darker redberry fruit, heavy flower bed, dark stone, light stable, leather and wood. Pretty full-bodied wine that offers itself with more freshness that the aroma image should indicate. Powerful with great redberry frui
A big black-cherry and bitter-chocolate nose leads into a rich, concentrated palate, where the fruit easily holds sway over the powerful, dry tannins.
Acidic, young and juicy.Big cherry and pepper flavor and medium finish.
Powerful, with a bouquet of forest berries and balsamic prune jelly. Mighty impression on the palate of spices, dark cherries as well as clues of earth and raw meat, with a seemingly endless finish. Well aged Merlot with greatly rounded and embedded
Crimson appearance and flashes of copper.Complex bouquet of red fruit, vanilla and spiced aromas. Initially round and robust on the palate, the silky tannins on the finish reflect the ripe fruit character backed by hints of vanilla.
Dry with plum, blackberry, red currant, and tobacco notes. A nice deep red colour and just a very slight hint of spices.
Extreme ripeness, phenomenal concentrations. And, yet, no imbalance, but, on the contrary, a distinct nobility... Future superlative Classic !
The colour is medium ruby red with several highlights. The nose is very complex but with remarkable finesse, starting all the varietal characteristics of Xinomavro from dried tomatoes, olives, cherry, strawberry, plum to lavender and sweet spi
Vegetal green notes with some tropical fruit and lots of minerality. High acidity but well balanced with a pleasant finish.
Mandilaria, Aidani and Assyrtiko blend. First impression is rich with tannins. It is a firm wine with high alcohol concentration. In the aftertaste remains the fruit. It is recommended to use a decanter.
Medium expressed aroma of garden red berries (strawberry, raspberry and red currant). Slight notes of dried cherry with lemon hues and cinnamon.
Bright cherry red colour with ruby hues. Aroma of black raspberry, tea leaf and soft smoky notes are complemented with red fruit, rosemary, dill and a light touch of chocolate in the palate.
This wine displays an intense ruby red color with violet hues. The nose reveals aromas of red fruit and black fruit with balsamic tones, which complements with notes of vanilla, chocolate, cherry and plums. It has a soft palate, fine-grained tannins
Intense aromas of cherries, plums and blueberries are complemented with subtle hints of bay leaves, cedar and spice. Fresh red berry fruit flavors are framed by toasted shades of mocha and bittersweet chocolate, leading to a long persistent finish.
Carmenere, Petit Verdot and Syrah Blend. On the nose, a subtle note of ripened black fruits compliments aromas of pepper and roasted red pepper, soft and elegant notes of black tea leaves, rosemary and moistened earth. The palate is dominated by its
Beautiful cherry red color with ruby highlights. The nose displays aromas reminiscent of cherries, raspberries and a floral note of rose hips, with soft touches of tobacco and some moist earth. In the palate, flavors of fresh red fruits predominate,
Alluring red colour. Complex bouquet of fruity(blackberry, dried fig) and botanical traits (pepper) which are combined with notes of spices and vanilla, a result of the intense aging in the barrel. Rich structure and body, with live tannins and plea
Deep red colour with violet hues in its youth. Dense aromatic bouquet of notes of plum marmalade, raisins, violet, chocolate and vanilla. It distinguishes for its full taste, fattiness, rich structure, robust body and special aftertaste. A wine with
Alluring ruby colour. Aromas of small red fruit, mushrooms, fresh-ground pepper and liqourice. It distinguishes for its fruity taste, live acidity, rich structure and full body. Traits that bring out the rich dynamic of the variety and give this liv