Apothic Red Wine, Winemaker's Blend, California, 2012, 750 Millilitre, $10.99
Inspired by the Apotheca, a mysterious place where wine was blended and stored in 13th century Europe, Apothic Red offers a truly unique win experience. A masterful blend of rich zinfandel, smooth merlot, flavorful Syrah and bold cabernet sauvignon creates layers of dark red fruit complemented by hints of vanilla and mocha. www.apothic.com. Alc. 13.5% by vol. Bottle by Apothic Wines, Modesto, CA.