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2019 Upshot Red Blends or Varietals "Red Wine Blend"

Upshot 2018 Red Wine Blend

Winery: Upshot

Vintage: 2019

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Red Wine Blend"

Wine Category: Red Blends or Varietals

Grape blend: 37% Zinfandel, 34% Merlot, 20% Malbec, 5% Petit Verdot & 4% Riesling

Bottle size: 750 ml

Region: Sonoma County

State or country: CA

Price: $19

Cases produced: 11,381

KWG Score: 89.3 (based on 3 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good (88)

Review date: July 10, 2021

Wine Review: This deep ruby colored kitchen sink red blend from Upshot opens with a strawberry and cinnamon bouquet with hints of peach and pipe tobacco. On the palate, this wine is medium bodied, slightly acidic and juicy. The flavor profile is plum and cocoa blend with notes of minerality. I also detected a hint of strawberry in the aftertaste. The finish is dry and its tannins stick around for a while after its gone. This offering is a good mid-week value wine to enjoy with burgers off the grill or with meatloaf. Enjoy – Ken

Winemaker Notes: This rich, supple wine bursts with blackberry and dark cherries with hints of spice followed by lush, rounded tannins and a lingering finish.

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