Galante Vineyards

2013 Kick Ass Red

Red Blend

California: Monterey County: Carmel Valley

Offer Expired:Jun 05, 2016 at 11:59 pm
$25.00
Avg. Price

Mission Briefing

Codename:

Big Daddy

Today’s Galante Vineyards 2013 Kick Ass Red drinks like a $50 wine, which makes it one heck of a steal at our price of just $19.99. Drink it all by itself, or with any number of meals - from backyard burgers to fine cuisine.

Stock up on this wine, while you can. Supply is limited.

We’ve known Jack Galante for nearly a decade now. We don’t know how he does it, but his wines just keep getting better and better.

Today’s Kick Ass Red is the winery’s little secret. We’re honored that Jack gave us this opportunity to showcase this really impressive (especially given its low price), really elegant and really delicious wine.

Heady and full on the nose, with rustic aromas of smoky black cherry, blackberry, boysenberry, sweet tobacco, and bramble bush with hints of campfire and black pepper.

Absolutely delicious, bursting with flavors of concentrated black cherry, cassis, blackberry jam, smoky Bing cherry, blackberry tobacco, subtle smoky cedar and white pepper.

Very highly recommended!

Tasting Profile

Look:

Dark sanguine hues, from the slightly opaque core, to the seemingly glowing garnet edges.

Smell:

Smoky black cherry, blackberry, boysenberry, sweet tobacco, and bramble bush with hints of campfire and black pepper.

Taste:

Concentrated black cherry, cassis, blackberry jam, smoky Bing cherry, blackberry tobacco, subtle smoky cedar and white pepper.

Finish:

Ultra-long and very plush. Gradually drying, as dark fruits give way to smoky flavors, minerals and pepper.

Pairing:

Enjoy this budget-priced steal of a wine with… something fancy! This wine is so good that it would pair well with nearly anything. From filet mignon to backyard burgers, this wine is a fantastic companion for most meats.

What the Winery Says

Winemaker
Greg Vita
Varietal
Red Blend
Blend
70% Malbec
~
20% Petite Sirah
~
10% Cabernet Sauvignon
Vintage
2013
Appellation
Monterey County, Carmel Valley
Abv
13.5%
pH
3.62
Harvest Date
9/29/2013
Bottling Date
12/03/15

About the Winery

Offer Expired:Jun 05, 2016 at 11:59 pm
$25.00
Avg. Price
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