spanish, portuguese, & european reds
El Coto Rioja Crianza
Layers of fresh raspberries, cherry, cedar and spice typical of a classically styled Rioja. This is all wrapped up in a vanilla and leather laden package that is medium in body and sports a long, soft finish.
Coto de Imaz Reserva Rioja
Intense cherry color with garnet edge. On the nose, powerful aroma, complex, ripe fruit and fine cocoa. Fleshy on the palate, powerful, velvety, with ripe tannins and good acidity.
Rich aromas of ripe plum on a bakery background that also shows elegant balsamic notes. Light and complex; its palate is delicate, soft, but equally rich and juicy. Good balance. Pair with rice, vegetables and meat stews. Vegetable-based dishes in general. Also excellent with roasted meats, medium-cured cheeses and pasta dishes.
Lavradores de Feitoria Douro
An extremely easy to drink, approachable red wine that is also food friendly. Ripe dark plums and cherry aromas. Fresh and fruity, with soft and elegant tannins. Silky and elegant with very well-balanced acidity.
Vinha da Coutada Velha
Complex nose with notes of spices, a mixture of black and red fruits, with notes of mocha and chocolate. Elegant and with a remarkable freshness, it finishes on a fine, harmonious, and complex note. Smooth and powerful on the finish, this wine has aging potential. Pair with rich meats, fish, and strong cheeses.
Organic. 1 liter bottle! Dark red fruit aromas with black currant, spices, and cherry. Raspberry, cherry, spices and black pepper on the juicy palate with well integrated acidity and a dry finish.
Señorío de P. Peciña
Pungent red berry, blood orange and floral scents pick up a spicy topnote with air. Juicy and well-concentrated but lively as well, offering sappy strawberry, cherry and orange pith flavors and a touch of succulent herbs. Finishes long and smooth, with repeating florality and a gently sweet red fruit note.
Tinedo Ja! Tempranillo
Organic. An aromatic, organic wine with aromas of violets and packed with ripe intense fruit flavors (cherry compote) with spicy, mineral notes. A yummy wine from a family vineyard.
Honoro Vera Monastrell
Organic. Complex nose of ripe plums and rich red fruit, combined with licorice and fig characters. On the palate, the wine is generous, rich, and spicy – weighty with good, concentrated red and black fruit, fine tannins, and fresh acidity on the finish.
Silk & Spice Red Blend
Intense red-ruby colored red wine blend characterized by aromas of ripe red fruit combined with hints of vanilla, mocha and spices. A balanced taste, with very soft tannins and a long and persistent finish.
Confidencial Reserva Tinto
Pleasant aromas of blackberry, plum, baking spice, red licorice, chocolate and a little oaky spice. Medium-bodied, smooth, soft and creamy but still has great spice notes and wonderfully rich dense, tart, dark fruit. Cola, oaky notes and even a little minerality lead into the long, dry slightly grippy finish which also features lingering vanilla and chocolate.
Domaine Douloufakis Dafnios Liatiko
Delicate and light. Aromas of red currants, dark chocolate and black cherry start this delicious red from Crete. Structured and focused on the palate, its flavors of red berry and spices have a refined overall character.
Cerro Añon Reserva Rioja
Soft and plush with aromas of dusty dark cherry, blood orange, and cedar; it has great structure, medium-bodied, and a satisfying finish. The palate shows slight tannins that contribute to the overall balance. A wonderful wine that will only improve with age.
Hand Work Tempranillo
1 Liter of Vegan, Organic Tempranillo! Hand Work is the dream of three brothers, Francisco, Javier and Luis Parra, a way to celebrate their home of La Mancha by raising organically and biodynamically grown grapes. Accessible and easy drinking, with pure dark fruit flavors and grippy tannins. A solid match for roasted meats or portobello burgers.
Mary Taylor Castilla y León
Organic. Old World stunner alert! Prieto Picudo is a rare grape varietal resurrected by winemaker Pedro Mittelbrun on the Leon plains of NW Spain. His 100 year-old vines showcase a terroir of scorched sun and spice to deliver this vibrant reminder that Life is good. Lush and voluptuous red fruit.
Trinca Bolotas Alentejo
Vibrant red in color. Great aromatic intensity dominated by ripe red and black fruits, such as blackberries, raspberries, and black plums. Full bodied, with good tannins, balanced acidity and a long finish.
Organic. The "Viennese Rocket" is a crunchy light ruby wine, full of bright cranberry and cherry. There's unripe green gooseberry tartness, and a little earthiness that cuts through the fruit. It's a blend of both red and white wine varieties; elegant, clean, balanced, and refreshing. Serve chilled and shake the bottle before serving.