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A Beginner’s Guide to Red Wines

Wine Guide

Vinera Wine Society carries some of the most exquisite red wines produced and bottled around the world. We would love nothing more than to bring those flavors and notes right to your door step. Vinera Wine Society carries a beautiful collection of red wines that you are sure to love!

Red wine is diverse, ranging from light and fruity to deep, rich, and complex with many tannins. Whether you are a leisure drinker or a red wine enthusiast, there are some facts that you simply must know!

  1. The color in wine comes from a plant pigment called anthocyanin, which can be found in the skins of red grapes.
  2. All the most well known red wines, such as Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Merlot, and Pinot Noir are of only one species of grape: Vitis vinifera.
  3.  The benefits of red wine comes from tannin, which is also present in dark chocolates and green tea. Tannin inhibits the cholesterol which blocks the blood vessels, this promotes good heart health.

The most popular red wines you will come across are:

  1. Cabernet Sauvignon
  2. Malbec
  3. Shiraz
  4. Merlot
  5. Cabernet Franc
  6. Zinfandel

Joining our society gives you access to a variety of celebrated red wines that are produced in all corners of the world and carefully imported for you to enjoy. Here are some of our most favorite reds that you must try:

Dry:

Cabernet Sauvignon “Sentoarte”

Bushvine Pinotage

Syrah “1551”

Off-Dry:

Merlot “Rosso Appasimento”

Pinot Madeleine / Schwarzriesling

Fruity:

Regent / Dornfelder

Regent 2017

The most prominent taste in red wine is likely the fruit flavors. In red wines, these fruit flavors are either red or black. Every variety has its own range and flavor profile to offer. 

Vinera Wine Society works with knowledgeable wine consultants who are available to advise, assist and educate you about the wines you are receiving as a part of your subscription order or when you shop online

Allow us to help you explore the flavorful red wines the world has to offer! Become a member of vinera wine society today and join the adventure.

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