Fall is almost here!
I’m low key excited for some cooler weather so I can break back into red wines all the time and not sweat my face off every time I walk outside. I know you’re all excited too. I can sense it.
The great thing about red wine is there are so many options to chose from. It’s not a like a rosé where you’re more limited on the variation. You can have a Merlot, Malbec, Cab, Pinot Noir, ya da ya da ya. The world is your oyster my friends. Here are my first 5 red wines I plan on breaking into this fall. I’ve had most of these red wines before, but they were so good I’m coming back for more. I’ve listed the tasting notes for you so you can get an idea of what wine you might like most!
Domaine Drouhin Pinot Noir
Tasting notes: spice, rose, black cherry, plum, and sweet red fruits
Tasting notes: sweet summer herbs and hints of anise, quickly followed by a burst of Bing cherry, dense red fruits. Notes of baking spices and vanilla mocha
The Pinot Project Pinot Noir
Tasting notes: Cool garnet in color with aromas of pomegranate and fresh roses, notes of black cherry and five-spice
WINC Thumb War Red Blend
Tasting notes: Boysenberry, blackberry, black cherry, bacon, smoke, cocoa powder
Louis Jadot Beaujolais-Villages
Tasting notes: Fresh red fruits on the nose with a hint of dark cherry, slightly spicy with a touch of grey pepper, licorice and a touch of rose flower.