Super Tuscan

Pairing Foods With Our Super Tuscan

This month’s Wine of the Month is Super Tuscan, our number one most popular red wine. Customers come back time and again to restock their personal supply or to pick up a few bottles to give to friends. And while the Super Tuscan is delicious on its own, we often get questions about what the right food is to pair with this crowd-pleasing blend.

Named for the Tuscan region in Italy where it originated, the Super Tuscan is a dry blend of Sangiovese, Merlot, & Cabernet Franc wines. This full-bodied wine exudes aromas of fresh raspberries supported by subtle hints of vanilla and earthy tones, along with intense tannins producing a concentrated palate of blackberries with a peppery finish.
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Wine Benefits

Wine Really Is Good For You!

You may have heard the buzz that wine is actually good for you; as it turns out, the rumors are true! Here are five ways that drinking wine can benefit your health.

1 Drink wine, live longer.

We knew having a glass of wine makes your life better, but it turns out it can make your life longer, too!

Perhaps the most compelling study showing the positive health effects of drinking wine comes from Harvard Medical School. This study finds conclusively that there is a positive correlation between the compound resveratrol found in grapes and red/white wine and long-term health benefits, including anti-aging properties, in animals.
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