Californian Red Wines
Since the 1976 "Judgement of Paris", where a private judgment of the latest Bordeaux and Napa wines in Paris saw the Californian wine triumph over its French competitor, this hub of New World wine had to be taken seriously, and fast. After that, a Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon scored 100 points in 1985 from a world-renowned Bordeaux critic. The network of power and influence once again shifted. By now, this may be old news. What ought to be considered, though, is how it is not just the Napa Valley which is currently impressing on the world stage. As this collection shows, there are many impressive and delicious Californian red wines to explore throughout this beautiful corner of the world.
It is well-known by this stage how exquisite the Cabernet Sauvignons are that come out of the Californian wine making areas. Those aforementioned historic moments in the 70s and 80s were already indicators of this. The opulent Cabernet Sauvignon grapes that grow throughout the valleys of Californian wine making regions are a gift to wineries. We have plenty of these in our range which we think you ought to try out! Indeed we have some absolute top range reds which would be a welcome addition to absolutely anyone.
A great range of Californian reds
Whether for consumption or investment, we certainly have some special wines for you at The Fine Wine Company. On top of Cabernet Sauvignon, the Californian area is known for its red wine grapes such as Pinot Noir, Merlot and Zinfandel, so we have made sure that these too are well represented in this collection.
If you are getting into your organic and biodynamic wine, then you ought to check out how this is being done stateside. We have a great collection of organic Californian red wines for you to try out. It should be no surprise that organic wines are being honed to perfection in such an exciting area which has been consistently a site of forward movement and growth over recent years.