6 of our absolute favourite reds are that are bound to impress
1 each of
CHAUME ARNAUD VINSOBRES, FRANCE
VINSOBRES. Single village wine of immense quality. The wine that created Great Grog in 1999.
ESPORAO RESERVE TINTO, PORTUGAL
ALENTEJO. Fantastic wine. Silky, full flavoured and rich, red berry fruit, light spice, cocoa & lovely smooth toasty oak.
RIJOA VEGA RESERVA, SPAIN
RIOJA. Unctuous, spicy, ripe and soft with bags of fruit, toast, toffee and vanilla. This wine has more medals than Mr T!
ALTOCEDRO ANO CERO TEMPRANILLO, ARGENTINA
LA CONSULTA, UCO, MEDOZA. Really juicy, ripe, black cherry fruit with spice and well integreated tannins.
JJ HAHN SHIRAZ, AUSTRALIA
BAROSSA VALLEY. Extremely classy red by Rolf Binder. Fine grain tannins, judicious oak, fine fruit, superb length and balance of flavours.
KAAPZICHT BOTTELARY HILLS ESTATE RED, SOUTH AFRICA
STELLENBOSCH. Packed full of kirsch, dark berries and spice with beautifullly intergrated tannins.