Spellbound Cabernet Sauvignon showcases lush texture and bold dark fruit flavors of blackberry, ripe plum and cassis with a hint of oak and spice. Cedar and tobacco aromas accent the full, round palate, and the wine finishes with soft, integrated tannins.
This handcrafted, food friendly Cabernet pairs delightfully with steak, grilled Portobello mushrooms, smoky BBQ and even chocolate!
Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon
Aging: American & French oak
2016 or 2017 Spellbound Petite Sirah, California
Spellbound Petite Sirah has an intense color and generous bouquet of rich blackberries and blueberries, vanilla bean and roasted coffee, all in a remarkably approachable glass. The wine is crafted to unleash dark and luscious characteristics, while managing tannins to deliver an opulent and juicy Petite Sirah.
Enjoy this wine on its own or with expressive dishes including Cajun flavors, smoky barbecued meats, spaghetti with meatballs, fried chicken and even Greek food. Rosemary, oregano, paprika and many more spices all work well.
Vintage: 2016, 2017
Varietal: Petite Sirah
Aging: French and American oak
Included in the Box
3x 2017 Spellbound Cabernet Sauvignon, California
3x 2016 or 2017 Spellbound Petite Sirah, California
6x 2017 Spellbound Cabernet Sauvignon, California
6x 2016 or 2017 Spellbound Petite Sirah, California
Everyone knows the warm sun nurtures plants, bringing grapevines to full maturity. But since ancient times farmers have also depended on the moon, ruler of the tides, whose gravitational force pulls water up from the soil, supporting vines during the cool nights that maintain beautiful balance in wine grapes.
We source Spellbound wines from winegrowing regions throughout California where warm sun and cool, moonlit nights result in expressive, approachable, balanced wines. These wines are true to their roots, expressing ripe varietal character with a style that elevates every occasion—from special events to everyday meals around the family table.
CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MO, MT, NV, NH, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, WA, WI, WY
Hopefully we will get more information about the actual source of the grapes, a bit more than the generic “California” region. And something a bit more specific than the marketing words "from winegrowing regions throughout California where warm … (blah blah blah standard marketing blather follows).
Also once again the MSRP seems totally out-of-whack: $600/case? Generally $50 wines aren’t for “everyday meals around the family table” and people who drink $50 wines regularly would probably not be shopping for these.
Well, that’s two in a row for me, this might get to be a problem. But the 2017 Cab was a hit as an everyday drinker, and as I gave a few away I have already almost run out, so…