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2018 Somos Tintito

McLaren Vale, SA

A seriously smashable blend of Grenache, Nero and Aglianico. A top value red from the Aussie/Mexican duo.

$27.00$25.00

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About
The Spanish 'Tintito' translates to 'Little Red' in English.

Ben Caldwell, Co-Owner/Winemaker

About the Wine

This is a delicious medium bodied red blend from Ben and Mauricio at Somos wines.

It's a blend of Grenache, Nero d'Avola and Aglianico built with easy drinking in mind and an 'Italian-ate' feel. The aim here was to create "Vin de soif, made for easy drinking with interest." and they've nailed the MO.

This is a top value little red and is squarely in no-brainer territory for those chasing a medium-bodied red that is loaded with charisma.

About Somos

The Somos wines are the product of two enthusiastic young winemakers - one Australian and one Mexican - looking to make interesting and contemporary wines from McLaren Vale.

Benjamin Caldwell and Mauricio Ruiz Cantu are the creative duo behind this exciting project, with the wines exported back to South & Central America as well as sold through just a handful of outlets and venues locally in Australia.The focus is on 'alternative' varieties from sustainably managed vineyards - their Aglianicos being of particular note.

Their unique wines are made with a deft touch, the resulting styles perfumed and balanced, bursting with energy and personality. Just minuscule volumes produced, but great fun to be had across the Somos range.

Winemakers Ben Caldwell & Mauricio Ruiz Canto
Winemakers Ben Caldwell & Mauricio Ruiz Canto
McLaren Vale, SA
Additional Info

From The Producer

An intriguing blend of 55% Grenache, 28% biodynamically farmed Nero d'Avola and 17% Aglianico from multiple regions. It is a collection of small parcels with different winemaking techniques. Vin de soif, made for easy drinking with interest.

Blend : Grenache (55%), Nero d'Avola (28%), Aglianico (17%)
ABV : 13.9%
Closure : Diam Cork
Drink Until : 2023
Bottle Size : 750ml

The Somos Boys
The Somos Boys
McLaren Vale, SA
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DDS review

Ripe strawberry, plums, some licorice and a touch of chocolate lit bright but with a bit of funk. It's perfectly medium-bodied, plump and round with a corsette of savoury finely-chiselled tannin. Just a fun, light and airy drink that finishes dry and keeps you coming back for more. Tumblers and BBQs at the ready. - Different Drop Wine Team

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Reviewed by Emma M.
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Fantastic easy drinking red

Love Somos wines but this tintito is an all time fave. Pairs well with food but is also fantastic as a stand alone wine. Great value, great blend.

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Beautiful red!

If you haven’t tried this red! You should definitely give it a go. I’m sure you will love it

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Delivery is Free for any order over $149 or more, or just $10 for any orders of $149 or less. There is no minimum order quantity and you can mix and match as much as you like. Make your perfect mix pack!

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Do I have to order in dozens?

No, please mix it up! You can order wines in any quantity and variation you like. You can order 1 bottle or 50. We challenge you to make the ultimate mixed pack of wine!

Are there volume discounts?

No our pricing is aiming to the best in the market already. For very large orders (weddings etc) we are open to negotiating though. Just give us a call. How does the price match work?

Everyday Low & Consistent Pricing is something we strongly believe in. We want our customers to feel confident they are always getting the best price. If you see a price lower somewhere else let us know and we'll match it. We'll even retrospectively refund you if you have already purchased from us but you see a lower price somewhere later on. Our price match policy can be seen here.

I am trying to add more of a wine to my cart but it won’t let me?

This means we are running low on stock of that wine. So for example, if the website will only allow you to add 3 bottles and no more, then that is all we have of that particular wine. The good news is we may be able to order more for you. Just contact us on 1300 668 385 or hello@differentdrop.com and we'll organise the additional quantity for you.

Does Different Drop have a physical store?

No, not really. More of a warehouse/office. We do however offer a Click & Collect option from our warehouse in Ultimo, Sydney. Our warehouse address for Click & Collect is: F5A, 42 Wattle St, Ultimo, 2007

Can I special order a wine you do not sell?

If it’s doable, then we’ll make it happen. Just contact us directly via phone, chat or email and we’ll find out for you right away. Please note that in most cases special orders such as these will need to be in full case lots (6 or 12 bottles).

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