Cards of Wine

Light Red Wines

Light Body - Light Tannins - Good Acidity

Typical Flavors:

Strawberry
Strawberry
Raspberry
Raspberry
Redcurrant
Currant

Cranberry
Cranberry
Cherry
Cherry
Blackberry
Blackberry

Roses
Rose
Herbs
Herbs
Spices
Spices

Bardolino (Italy)
Beaujolais (France)
Beaujolais Nouveau (France)
Blauburgunder (Austria)
Blaufränkisch (Austria)
Bourgogne Rouge (France)
Brachetto (Italy)
Burgundy Red (France)
Cinsault (France)
Côte de Beaune (France)
Côte de Nuits (France)
Counoise (France)
Etna Rosso (Italy)
Gamay (France)
Gamay Noir (USA)
Lambrusco (Italy)
Lemberger (Austria)
Molinara (Italy)
Nerello Mascalese (Italy)
Marcillac (France)
Petit Rouge (Italy)
Pinot Nero (Italy)
Rondinella (Italy)
Pinot Noir (France)
Schiava (Italy)
Spätburgunder (Germany)
St.Laurent (Austria)
Trollinger (Germany)
Valpolicella (Italy)
Vernatch (Austria)
Zweigelt (Austria)

Medium Light Red Wines

Medium Body - Medium Tannins - Balanced Acidity

Typical Flavors:

Strawberry
Strawberry
Raspberry
Raspberry
Red Cherry
Cherry

Blueberry
Blueberry
Blackberry
Blackberry
Roses
Rose

Herbs
Herbs
Wood
Wood
Spices
Spices

Barbarano (Italy)
Barbera (Italy)
Bonarda (Argentina)
Bonarda Oltrepò Pavese (Italy)
Bourgueil (France)
Cabernet Franc (France)
Carignan (France)
Carignano (Italy)
Cariñena (Spain)
Cerasuolo d'Abruzzo (Italy)
Cerasuolo di Vittoria (Italy)
Chianti (Italy)
Chinon (France)
Corbeau (France)
Corvina (Italy)
Côtes du Rhône South (France)
Croatina (Italy)
Dolcetto (Italy)
Douce Noir (France)
Douro Tinto (Portugal)
Frappato (Italy)
Garnacha (Spain)
Grenache (France)
GSM Wines (France)
Langhe Barbera (Italy)
Langhe Dolcetto (Italy)
Montecucco (Italy)
Montefalco (Italy)
Morellino (Italy)
Oltrepò Pavese (Italy)
Ribera del Duero (Spain)
Rioja Crianza (Spain)
Rossese di Dolceacqua (Italy)
Ruchè (Italy)
Sangiovese (Italy)
Saumur Rouge (France)
Saumur-Champigny (France)
Tai Rosso (Italy)
Tempranillo Crianza (Spain)
Teroldego (Italy)
Vespolina (Italy)

Medium Plus Red Wines

Medium Body - Medium Tannins - Balanced Acidity

Typical Flavors:

Blackberry
Blackberry
Red Cherry
Red Cherry
Black Cherry
Black Cherry

Plum
Plum
Herbs
Herbs
Spices
Spices

Barrel
Barrel
Vanilla
Vanilla
Nuts
Nuts

Aragones (Portugal)
Baga (Portugal)
Barbera Superiore (Italy)
Bobal (Spain)
Bordeaux Right Bank (France)
Bovale (Italy)
Cannonau (Italy)
Carménère (France)
Châteauneuf-du-Pape (France)
Chianti Classico (Italy)
Colli Euganei Rosso (Italy)
Colline Teramane Montepulciano d’Abruzzo (Italy)
Gigondas (France)
Jaen (Portugal)
Mencia (Spain)
Merlot (France)
Nizza DOCG (Italy)
Montepulciano (Italy)
Montepulciano d'Abruzzo (Italy)
Nero di Troia (Italy)
Palette (France)
Pomerol (France)
Primitivo (Italy)
Ribeira Sacra (Spain)
Rosso di Montalcino (Italy)
Rosso di Montepulciano (Italy)
Saint Emillion (France)
Suvereto Sangiovese (Italy)
Tinta Amarela (Portugal)
Tinta de Toro (Spain)
Tinta del Pais (Spain)
Tinta Roriz (Portugal)
Trincadeira (Portugal)
Uva di Troia (Italy)
Valtellina (Italy)
Vino Nobile di Montepulciano (Italy)
Zinfandel (USA)

Bold Red Wines

Full Body - High Tannins - Strong Flavors

Typical Flavors:

Blackberry
Blackberry
Black Cherry
Cherry
Plum
Plum

Blueberry
Blueberry
Violets
Violet
Spices
Spices

Oak
Oak
Tobacco
Tobacco
Leather
Leather

Agiorgitiko (Greece)
Aglianico (Italy)
Bairrada (Portugal)
Bandol (France)
Barbaresco (Italy)
Barolo (Italy)
Bolgheri (Italy)
Bordeaux Left Bank (France)
Brunello di Montalcino (Italy)
Cabernet Sauvignon (France)
Cabernet Shiraz (Australia)
Carmignano (Italy)
Corbières (France)
Cornas (France)
Coteaux du Languedoc (France)
Côte-Rôtie (France)
Côtes du Rhône North (France)
Crozes-Hermitage (France)
Dão DOC (Portugal)
Durif (USA)
Freisa (Italy)
Gaglioppo (Italy)
Gattinara (Italy)
Ghemme (Italy)
Graves (France)
Hermitage (France)
Lagrein (Italy)
Langhe Nebbiolo (Italy)
Languedoc (France)
Lebanese Red (Lebanon)
Madiran (France)
Malbec (Argentina)
Malbec (France)
Margaux (France)
Médoc (France)
Meritage (USA)
Monastrell (Spain)
Mourvèdre (France)
Nebbiolo (Italy)
Negroamaro (Italy)
Nero d'Avola (Italy)
Pessac-Léognan (France)
Petit Verdot (France)
Petite Sirah (USA)
Pinotage (South Africa)
Priorat (Spain)
Rioja Reserva (Spain)
Sagrantino (Italy)
Saint-Joseph (France)
Shiraz (Australia)
Super Tuscan (Italy)
Suvereto (Italy)
Syrah (France)
Tannat (France)
Touriga Nacional (Portugal)
Val di Cornia Rosso (Italy)

Appassimento Wines

Appasimento refers to the process of using dry grapes in wine making.

Typical Flavors:

Blackberry
Blackberry
Black Cherry
Cherry
Plum
Plum

Rasins
Raisins
Herbs
Herbs
Spice
Spices
Chocolate
Chocolate
Coffee
Coffee
Cinnamon
Cinnamon

Amarone (Italy)
Primitivo Passitivo (Italy)
Ripasso (Italy)