Blended Wines

Blended wines, the artful marriage of different grape varieties, exemplify the skill and creativity of winemakers in crafting harmonious and complex flavors. Through the careful selection and blending of distinct grapes, these wines offer a symphony of taste experiences that can't be achieved with a single variety alone.

Blending wines is an age-old practice that allows winemakers to achieve a balance of flavors, aromas, and structural elements. By combining grapes with varying characteristics, such as those with intense fruitiness, robust tannins, or bright acidity, winemakers can create wines that are greater than the sum of their parts.

One of the most famous examples of blended wines is Bordeaux, where different red grape varieties like Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot, and Malbec are skillfully combined to produce red wines of exceptional complexity. Each grape contributes its unique attributes to the final blend, resulting in wines with depth, structure, and a diverse range of flavors.

Blending is not limited to red wines; white blended wines also shine in various wine regions. For instance, the classic white blends of the Rhône Valley incorporate grapes like Roussanne, Marsanne, and Viognier to create wines with floral aromatics, texture, and acidity that stand out on their own.

Beyond France, New World wine regions have embraced the art of blending to craft innovative wines that capture the essence of their terroir. In regions like California, winemakers blend different grape varieties to experiment with flavor profiles and create wines that cater to evolving consumer preferences.

Whether it's red, white, or even rosé, blended wines showcase the craftsmanship and vision of winemakers who carefully assemble each component to create a masterpiece that transcends the limitations of individual grapes. The next time you uncork a blended wine, take a moment to savor the artistry that goes into achieving a harmonious and memorable sip.
British Columbia Meritage Style, Cru International
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British Columbia Meritage Style, Cru International

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This dry, medium-bodied wine opens on the nose with delicious aromas of red currant, cassis, vanilla, cigar box, and spices. On the palate, it unve...

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Chile Cabernet Merlot Style, Cru International
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Chile Cabernet Merlot Style, Cru International

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A robust bouquet of warm dark fruit and tobacco leads to elevated aromas of ripe black currants and cherries. Layers of coffee and dark plum notes ...

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Argentina Malbec Syrah Style, Cru International
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Argentina Malbec Syrah Style, Cru International

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Argentina’s best known and cherished red grape, Malbec, is blended with spicy Syrah to create a wine with pleasant toasty aromas and hints of cherr...

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Liebfraumilch, Classic
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Liebfraumilch, Classic

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Stone fruit and citrus.

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Vieux Château du Roi, Heritage Estates
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Vieux Château du Roi, Heritage Estates

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A traditional, unoaked French style red wine with spice and berry fruit aromas, rich berry fruit on the palate and spicy notes in the finish. Food ...

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California Style White, Heritage Estates
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California Style White, Heritage Estates

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Unoaked and dry, this California style white wine is light and fruity. Food PairingsPairs well with salmon and roasted squash or garlic bread and c...

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Chile Diablo Rojo, Classic
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Chile Diablo Rojo, Classic

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Black cherry, blueberry and smokey notes.

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France Rosé Style, Cru International
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France Rosé Style, Cru International

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Made in the classic French rosé style, it is light bodied and pink in colour with spiced strawberry and crisp, citrus aromas. The palate features f...

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Australia Style Cabernet Shiraz Merlot, Cru Select
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Australia Style Cabernet Shiraz Merlot, Cru Select

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These three noble grapes, grown in Australia’s warm climate, have produced an elegant wine with aromas of leather and black pepper and intense jamm...

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Italy Valpola Style, Cru International
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Italy Valpola Style, Cru International

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An intense, deep-coloured red wine boasting a velvety yet fruity flavour with a long, lingering finish. Aging will only add to the complexity of th...

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Italy Super Tuscan, En Primeur Winery Series
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Italy Super Tuscan, En Primeur Winery Series

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An assertive wine with aromatics of fresh raspberries supported by subtle hints of vanilla and earth. A concentrated palate of blackberries and bla...

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$164.99
Italy Style Valpola, Cru Select
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Italy Style Valpola, Cru Select

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An aroma reminiscent of farm fresh cherries backed by streaks of dark chocolate. Toasted oak on the palate helps it age into an Italian style wine ...

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Chile Style Cabernet Malbec Carménère, Cru Select
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Chile Style Cabernet Malbec Carménère, Cru Select

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Strong notes of green pepper, dark fruit, and leather define this rich dark wine. Smooth tannins grace the palate followed by blackberries and spic...

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California Trinity Red, Classic
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California Trinity Red, Classic

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Black fruit, spice and oak.

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Italy Style Bella Bianco, Cru Select
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Italy Style Bella Bianco, Cru Select

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This modern and bold Italian style white blend is extraordinarily rich, with buttery aromas and flavours that are balanced by lush tropical fruit a...

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Smooth White, Classic
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Smooth White, Classic

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Fruit-forward, rich, juicy dark berries. 

$94.99
Australia Grenache Shiraz Mourvèdre, Classic
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Australia Grenache Shiraz Mourvèdre, Classic

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Blackberry, dark chocolate and spice.

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Winemaker’s Trio White, En Primeur Winery Series
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Winemaker’s Trio White, En Primeur Winery Series

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This refined Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon Blanc, and Muscat blend exudes pretty floral aromas with hints of tropical fruit and lychee. Flavours on the p...

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Winemaker’s Trio Red, En Primeur Winery Series
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Winemaker’s Trio Red, En Primeur Winery Series

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A modern, new world style wine featuring a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah and Zinfandel. Aromas of vanilla, red berries and black cherries and ...

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Smooth Red, Classic
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Smooth Red, Classic

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Fruit-forward, rich, juicy dark berries. 

$94.99
Argentina Style Trio, Cru Select
$134.99

Argentina Style Trio, Cru Select

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This modern New World white highlights the apricot and floral notes of Viognier, the minerality of Riesling, and the tropical aromas of Chardonnay....

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$134.99
Italy Valroza, Classic
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Italy Valroza, Classic

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Sour cherry, raspberry and plum.

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California Style Cabernet Syrah Zinfandel, Cru Select
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California Style Cabernet Syrah Zinfandel, Cru Select

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This is a classic big, bold California red blend. It exudes pronounced flavours of black cherries and berries layered with toasted oak, vanilla, an...

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Australia Style Viognier Pinot Gris, Cru Select
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Australia Style Viognier Pinot Gris, Cru Select

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This popular Australian white blend is extremely aromatic, opening with apricots and pear notes and finishing on a refreshing fruit forward note. F...

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$134.99