Everybody loves a good red wine, but finding a really great blend can be tricky. With so many reds on the market, how are you supposed to choose? From Northern California to the South of France, Cabernet Sauvignon to Merlot, the options are endless. Luckily, we’ve done the research for you and rounded up the top 14 red wines of 2017. This list includes bestsellers, award winners, and critic’s choices. There are mixed packs of popular wines, individual bottles, and even some wine gift boxes. If you want to find a great vino, look no further than this handy rundown of the best red wines Of 2017.
Parducci Wine Cellars Classic 3 Bottle Red Wine
This mixed pack from Parducci Wine Cellars is a bestseller that includes a zesty Merlot, a plummy Cabernet Sauvignon, and a medium-bodied Pinot Noir. Produced by legendary winemaker John Parducci in Mendocino County, these California reds showcase some of the best flavors from this region.
Oregon & Washington “Red Hot Trio” Wines
This trendy 3 bottle wine bundle comes from Naked Winery in the Pacific Northwest. There’s the delicious, light-bodied Naked Pinot Noir, the full-bodied Naked Merlot, and the deliciously rich Penetration Cabernet to top it all off. These warm reds are the perfect accompaniment for a romantic night in.
ONEHOPE California Reds
This ONEHOPE 3 wine mixed pack brings together some delicious California reds Enjoy a toasty, lightly spiced Merlot, a mellow Pinot Noir, and a lush, dark Cabernet Sauvignon. ONEHOPE are committed to changing the world for the better, so this charitable buy is a great pick.
Hedges Family Estate Washington Reds
This mixed pack offers three balanced red wines from the Red Mountain in Washington. Enjoy a toasty 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon, a sweet 2013 Merlot, and a dark, cocoa-flavored Columbia Valley red blend. This Hedges Family Estate pack offers an excellent mix of blends Morn the up-and-corning Washington wine region.
2014 Rolling Stones 50th Anniversary Forty Licks Merlot
This distinctive Merlot comes from the Wines That Rock winery in northern California for a celebration of the Rolling Stones’ classic career. This dry Merlot combines aromas of tobacco, leather, and black cherry and flavors of vanilla and cinnamon. The deep, confident blend perfectly captures the essence of the Rolling Stones.
Black Oak Big Time Merlot
This fresh, plummy California Merlot from the Chateau Diana Winery in California is a bestseller. The Black Oak blend offers warm cocoa and fresh blueberry aromas that complement the flavors of plum, strawberry jam, and black cherry. This medium-bodied wine goes down smoothly and offers a good entry-point into the world of California reds.
ONEHOPE Pinot for Paws
The Pinot for Paws WOOF! gift box includes a 2013 vintage Pinot Noir and a host of dog toys and treats Fifty percent of the proceeds from the box goes to a charity for stray dogs, so you can feel good while you enjoy this wine. This mellow Pinot Noir has a gentle bouquet that will please any palate.
Walker’s Bluff story Osbourne Solar Red
This Walker’s Bluff wine is a release that commemorates Ozzy Osboume’s concert at Moonstock zoy, where he will perform “Bark At The Moon” during a total solar eclipse. This so-called Solar Red is a great collector’s item and a delicious vintage, so don’t hesitate to pick up this zoy bottle.
2013 Grateful Dead Steal Your Face Red Wine Blend
This Mendocino Country red wine is produced by the Wines That Rock winery as a tribute to the Grateful Deed’s improvisational concert style. The wine’s smooth flavors meld together in a perfect California blend of Syrah, Petite Syrah, Zinfandel, And Grenache. The notes black cherry and peppered bacon are topped off with a rich caramel finish.
Jawbreaker California Cabernet Sauvignon
This California Cabernet Sauvignon comes as part of the Give A Dog A Bone gift set. Its succulent and sweet woody scent are reminiscent of the Clement Hills while the flavors include earthy cranberry and blackberry. This distinctive Cabernet Sauvignon is blended with a little Napa Syreh to create a truly unique red wine.
2015 Carnivor California Cabernet Sauvignon
This Carnivor Cabernet Sauvignon will transport you to the coast of the Pacific Ocean with ripe flavors and a silky finish. There are delicious flavors of coffee, mocha, and blackberry and a touch of Petite Simh in this bestselling wine. Grown in the Mediterranean climate of Lodi, Califomia, this wine is reminiscent of European blends.
Chateau Ste. Michelle Cabernet Sauvignon
Out of the Washington’s Columbia Valley, this powerful Cabernet Sauvignon is a hit with critics and buyers. Its ripe flavor has hints of loganberry, plum, and blueberry and aromas of honey, oak, and chocolate. They velvety mouth-feel of this premium wine makes it a great buy.
2015 Apothic California Red
This rich and decadent California red blend integrates Zinfandel, Syrah, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon. From the spicy notes of Zinfandel to the fruity flavors of Cabernet Sauvignon, this wine is truly luxurious. Hints of black cherry, mocha, and vanilla undercut this bestselling palate pleaser.
Shaw Ross Sacha Lichine Rose Single Blend 15
Rounding out the list is this elegant Rose that offers a lighter take on the previous reds. From the Sacha Lichine winery in Bordeaux, France, this single blend Rose is light, summery, and distinctive. Its dry but delicate flavor is a hit at any summer party.
The best red wines will transport you to another world of delectable flavors and mouth-watering bouquets. Whether you’re aiming to treat yourself to some top-notch vino or buying a gift for someone else, these red wines have got you covered. There’s something for everyone here. What are you waiting for? Grab your best wine glasses, pour a generous sewing, and enjoy.