Find Red Wines to Suit Your Taste from The Wine Making Place

When you come to The Wine Making Place Ltd., you will find the exact variety to meet your unique taste. We are proud to offer over 40 different varieties. Many of the red wines listed below will be familiar to you. Some of the European names may be new to you. We have listed the associated wine variety in parentheses where applicable.


The descriptions below are based on information from our major supplier – RJ Spagnols.

List of Red Wines

Amarone - Unique to the Valpolicella region of Italy, our Amarone is packed with rich raspberry, blackberry and cassis flavours. Deep, dark and inviting, the finish is long, lingering and full of ripe tannins. This wine is available only from the Platinum Cru Select list.

Australian Style Shiraz - This is a robust, dry wine, dark in colour with a rich bouquet of warm berries accompanied by distinctly spicy herbal notes. This wine ages gracefully into a velvety wine of pure elegance. This is available from the Platinum Cru Select and World Tour Premium Wines lists.

Australian Cabernet Sauvignon - Australian Cabernets are typically softer and fruitier. This wine shows complex varietal fruit flavours including cherry and blackberry. This is available only from the Platinum Cru Select list.

Barbera - This medium-bodied red is a heady combination of warm fruit and light oak, possessing a dry, crisp finish. The Barbera is available only in the Connoisseur range.

Barolo - A rich densely textured red, Barolo is full-flavoured and ripe with warm black fruits, plums and toasted oak.

Bergamais (Beaujolais) - A youthful, fruity and refreshing wine with a juicy aroma.

Bordailles Rouge (Red Bordeaux) - A medium bodied, full flavoured wine with black currant character, subtle oak and a light, earthy bouquet.

Bourgeron Rouge (Red Burgundy) - Traditionally a soft, light, fruity, easy-drinking wine, emphasizing fresh berry flavours.

Cabernet Sauvignon - Prized for its depth of flavour and aroma, this wine boasts a cherry-currant flavour with herbal undertones, nicely rounded with oak.

Cabernet/Merlot - The soft character of Merlot is the perfect foil for the intensity normally associated with Cabernet Sauvignon, resulting in a smooth, lightly oaked wine with the fullness of ripe berries. This is similar to a Mouton Cadet.

Cabernet/Shiraz - This blend marries the firm flavour of Cabernet Sauvignon with Shiraz, creating a lush, full red wine nicely rounded with oak.

California Cabernet Sauvignon - An intense red wine with berry notes is rich in colour and aggressive in nature. Herbal undertones are rounded with subtle oak and vanilla aromas. The wine is superbly enhanced by oaking and does well with aging.

California Cabernet Syrah Zinfandel - This signature blend of three classic varieties captures the finest benefits that each have to offer. Bold flavours of blackberries and cherries are layered with a delectable aroma of toasted oak and vanilla in this full-bodied red wine. Rich notes of dark chocolate, silky tannins and coffee come together to put the finishing touch to a brilliant experience. This is available only from the Connoisseur (Harvest Collection) list.

California Red - A dry, light-bodied red wine with a delicate fruitiness and a soft, smooth texture.

Chilean Cabernet Merlot - 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 unfold to reveal a big-hearted dry wine blessed with excellent length of flavours and hearty yet supple tannins. This wine is available only from the World Tour Premium Wines list.

Chianti - Native to the Tuscany region of Italy, this luscious wine is admired for its rich, velvety fruitiness, subtly accented with oak.

Domaines des Brumes (Brouilly) - The taste and aroma of soft, ripe berries define this medium-bodied wine.

Grande Shiraz - This massive wine bursts with ripe berries and bold layers of oak. Its incredible rich, deep colour and full body explode with vibrant fruit. This is available only in the Connoisseur range.

Grande Vieux Chateau du Roi (Chateauneuf-du-Pape, Vintage Style) - The intense aroma of this big red wine features a complex mélange of ripe cherries, blackberries and bell peppers. This is offered only in the Connoisseur range.

Grenache Syrah Mourvedre - Full and flavourful, this wine is supported by intense blackberry, black cherry and plum aromas. Toasted French oak further accentuates the fruit-filled aroma. This wine is available only from the Platinum Cru Select list.

Italian Chianti Riserva - A rich, robust and complex wine with spicy black and red cherry aroma with notes of chocolate. A fine young wine to which time lends grace and subtlety to produce a masterpiece. This wine is available only from the Platinum Cru Select list.

Italian Sangiovese Merlot - Richly full-bodied, this wine offers an intense bouquet of dark ripe fruit, juicy raspberries and toasted oak. This deep ruby coloured wine delivers an intensely earthy taste that is balanced by layers of dark plummy fruit, delicate hints of vanilla and well-integrated, modest tannins. You can find this wine only from the Connoisseur (Harvest Collection) list.

Italian Style Merlot - This supple wine is smooth and rich, medium dark in colour and delicately laced with oak to enhance its blackberry and currant characteristics. A hint of green olive in the nose can be noted.

Italian Valpolicella - Medium-bodied and deliciously fruity, this popular Italian wine is dark garnet in colour and boasts of generous, rich aromas of dark ripe fruit with hints of raisins. Subtle nuances of vanilla and spice from the oak create a well-rounded experience. The Italian Valpolicella is available only from the World Tour Premium Wines list.

Jermillon - Medium-bodied, smooth and elegant, this wine combines the flavours of berries, dried fruit and oak.

L'Collage - A collection of the finest red varietals: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc. Dark, intense and brilliant ruby red in colour, this blend shows a nose rich in cassis and spice. On the palate, the spice is enhanced by flavours of vanilla. L’Collage is available only from the Platinum Cru Select list.

Lemberger - Noted for its deep red colour and spicy-sweet, earthy flavour with a good backbone of tannin subtly accented with oak. Lemberger is available only in the Connoisseur range.

Merlot - This supple wine has a soft, full flavour delicately laced with oak to enhance its characteristic fruitiness.

Pinot Noir - Delicate yet rich in complexity with a warm, oak flavour.

Premium Port - Deep ruby-red premium port smoulders with bold aromas and flavours of black cherries and blackberries. Perfect after dinner with strong cheese. This wine is available only in the Connoisseur range.

Red Zinfandel - Grown in California for at least the past 130 years, this is a soft, sometimes spicy wine with a fruity characteristic and a hint of oak.

Rosso Grande - An intense wine boasting a deep ruby-garnet colour and spicy oak aroma. Bursting with vibrant flavours of ripe berries and black cherries, Rosso Grande is a dry, powerful wine with finesse and elegance. This wine is available only in the Connoisseur range.

Shiraz - Tiny grapes produce a rich, dark and robust wine combining notes of warm berries, fresh pepper and oak.

Spanish La Rioja Nueva - Rich and simple fruit flavours deepen to reveal layers of cherry, blackberry and vanilla. The experience ends with flavours of mint and licorice. A vibrant wine that requires little aging, yet combines the enthusiasm of youth with the grace and generosity of age. This wine is available only from the Platinum Cru Select list.

Spanish Style Grenache - A lively, delicious red wine with a generous aroma of red fruit and ripe raspberries. It has a well-balanced acid structure and can be enjoyed young or aged to perfection in about six months. This is available only in the Connoisseur range.

Spanish Tempranillo - This medium-bodied red wine has pronounced sweet vanilla aromas with flavours of cherries, currants and coconuts. This is a classic wine, with a fresh, penetrating aroma, bright colour and light, smooth feel. This is available only from the Connoisseur (Harvest Collection) list.

Val-de-Grace (Macon) - A full-bodied Bordeaux style red wine. Rich, warm and earthy with a generous oak flavour and a soft hint of fruit.

Valpolicella - This refreshing, lighter Italian-style red wine has a delicately fragrant and fruity bouquet and rich texture.

Vieux Chateau du Roi (Chateauneuf- du-Pape) - A classic full-bodied red wine that is deep in colour carrying a warm, nicely rounded bouquet of ripe berries.

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