California Red Blends | WYPR

California Red Blends

Mar 19, 2019

Some of California's most intriguing wines don't carry the name of the grape on their label. Exotic and imaginative red blends can offer value and interest. Click the link to purchase Cellar Notes recommendations at Kenilworth Wine & Spirits.

The Wines

Price key:  $=less than $20  $$= $20-40   $$$=$40-60  $$$$=above $60

Quality key:  * = decent wine   ** = very good wine   *** = superb wine   ****= elite

VALUE = exceptional quality for the money

Omen Red Blend, Sierra Foothills '16 **1/2  $$

Big red blend, full bodied, tons of complexity, very food friendly

Hayes Valley Meritage, Central Coast '16  **   $

Bordeaux blend that his light touch, good classic flavors

Cashmere "Black Magic", California '16  ***  $  OUTSTANDING VALUE

From Cline Cellars, blend of big reds, smooth, complex and so tasty

All of these wines can be purchased at Kenilworth Wine and Spirits.

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