Conundrum Red Blend California

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Conundrum Red, a masterful blend from California's esteemed wine regions, is a testament to the Wagner family's innovative spirit and dedication to crafting wines that captivate the senses. Drawing inspiration from Charlie Wagner Sr.'s dinner table experiments, Conundrum Red is a harmonious fusion of dark red varietals that challenges conventions and delights the palate.

Tasting Notes:

  • Appearance: A deep ruby hue, reflecting its rich varietal composition.
  • Nose: Aromas of ripe blackberries, dark cherries, and hints of dark chocolate and vanilla entice the senses.
  • Palate: Lush flavors of cherries and baking chocolate dominate, complemented by nuances of spiced plum and black tea. The wine's fine tannins lend a velvety texture, leading to a long, satisfying finish.

Pairing Suggestions: Conundrum Red's versatility shines when paired with dishes ranging from grilled meats to spicy Asian cuisine. Consider pairing it with a smoked brisket, lamb chops, or even a spicy Szechuan stir-fry. Its depth and complexity can also stand up to rich desserts like chocolate lava cake or berry tart.

The Legacy of Conundrum: The story of Conundrum is deeply rooted in the Wagner family's pioneering spirit. While blending wines was unconventional during Charlie Wagner Sr.'s time, his adventurous approach laid the foundation for Conundrum White in 1989. Today, Conundrum Red continues this legacy, offering a wine that is both familiar and unexpected, challenging wine enthusiasts to unravel its mysteries with each sip.

Bottle Engraving: To make your bottle of Conundrum Red even more special, consider our custom bottle engraving service. Whether it's a personal message, a significant date, or a name, an engraved bottle adds a touch of elegance and thoughtfulness to your gift or collection. Celebrate the mystery and allure of Conundrum Red with this personalized touch.