SOLD OUTDerby 2007 Red Blend
Featured in our Gold Wine of the Month Club
- Paso Robles AVA
- One of the best of the Top Ten Aces in AVA's — 805 Living magazine
- East and West Paso Robles
- 39% Cabernet Sauvignon, 22% Merlot, 22% Cabernet Franc, 17% Petit Verdot
- 36 months in oak
- Cases Produced
- Enjoy Until
One of Derby Wine Estates’ most beloved wines is the ‘Implico’ Bordeaux-style Red Blend. Each vintage, this wine’s specific composition changes, but the idea behind the wine remains the same – blending fruit from both east and west Paso Robles to create the ultimate red blend. The name, Implico, is Latin for intimately connected to show how beautifully the fruit from these different vineyard sites blend together.
The 2007 Implico is a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. The Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot were grown on Laura’s Vineyard in east Paso Robles, while the Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot are from Russell Family Farms in west Paso Robles. When blended together, the 2007 Implico becomes a well-balanced, complexly flavored wine.
The Implico weaves vivid, lively flavors of blackcurrant, cassis, black licorice and mocha together with just a touch of minerality. The rich tannins and lush backbone compliment the flavors and lead into a lingering finish.
Enjoy this amazingly aromatic and flavorful beef braciole dish along side a Red Blend from your recent wine subscription box!View Recipe
Chilean Skillet Shepherd's Corn Pie
Enjoy a delicious take on your classic shepard's pie and is perfect pairing with the Andes Plateau 2016 '700 High Altitude Red Blend from your wine subscription box. Enjoy!View Recipe
Puchero Canario (Canary Island Stew)
This hearty stew is made from pumpkin, cabbage, sweet potatoes, pork and beef. Pairs it with a Red Blend from this month’s wine of the month shipment!View Recipe
Authentic Argentinean Empanadas
A very popular food in Argentina, these empanadas will transport you directly there with one bite! Try pairing them with a Red Blend from your recent International Wine Club shipment.View Recipe
Cast Iron Pizza with Fennel and Sausage
This delicious and easy recipe has mellow fennel flavors and bubbling cheese that pairs beautifully with the Red Blend from your recent Gold Wine Club shipment.View Recipe