WINES BY THE GLASS - RED
MALBEC Gauchezco “Plata’ Gran Reserva 15 Argentina $13
Notes of raspberry & earth, aerated then notes of red & black fruits with light oak even a little mocha. Flavors of white pepper, red & black fruits, jam mid palate and a long finish that leaves you wondering how so much
is fit into one bottle.
BLAUFRANKISCH Moric 13 Austria $16
The Blaufränkisch grape is grown mostly in Austria, where it makes a spicy red wine that can be graceful yet intense, complex yet tangy and refreshing. One of the best made.
ZINFANDEL Turley Old Vines 15 California $16.5
Loads of raspberry and briary fruit, a full-bodied mouthfeel, good purity, zesty acidity and ripe tannin, rated RP 91.
SHIRAZ 75%-GRENACH 22% Wallace Glaetzer 15 Australia $17
Bright red fruits and lifted spice on the nose with the palate displaying spicy richness alongside primarily red fruits. Very approachable in it's youth and this wine will devlop great complexity as it ages.
DOLCETTO D’ALBA Mirafiore 12, Italy, $12
This opens with delicate aromas of violet and cooking spice. The savory palate offers ripe red cherry, clove and a hint of nutmeg alongside chewy tannins.
CANNANOU di Sardegna Sella and Mosca, Riserva 11 Sardinia $10
Mesmerizing scent, redolent of violets, warm, dry, and harmonious with plumy fruit flavors and an aristocratic oak overtone. Great value, rated 91 by Robert Parker - house favorite
FRAPATTO Vittoria Frappato doc Valle Dell’acate 15, Italy $11
opens with red-skinned berry, rose petal and exotic spice aromas. It's juicy and savory, evoking strawberry, red cherry and clove on the palate, with silky tannins and fresh acidity providing lift
SANGIOVESE Chianti Classico Ormanni 13 Italy $9
Medium to light-bodied, very soft on the palate
RED BLEND Bin 12 Massina Hof, Texas $15
This delicious, consistently highly rated wine shows-off winemaker Mike Januik's deft hand with the variety. Fruit-forward and velvety smooth.
GAMAY Beaujolais-Village Domaine de Nugues 1`5 France $8
This is serious Gamay! Appealing cherry-red colour. Enticing nose combining floral notes, red fruits and lovely minerality. Supple, melted, with ripe fruit.