Anarchist Wine Co The Philosopher 2013 | Blockbuster 98 pt Napa Red Blend
Now softened by a few years in the bottle, Anarchist Wine Co The Philosopher 2013 packs all the fruit of a robust Cabernet-dominant blend. Of course, the other grapes are Merlot, Petite Sirah, and Syrah. And with a texture even silkier than the one associated with its big-name doppelganger. Most of all, this is what wine lovers think of when they think “Napa Valley Red Blend. It’s opaque ruby color with tons of dark fruit, deep notes of chocolate and coffee, and a tinge of lavender.
Anarchist Wine Co The Philosopher 2013 presents an opaque ruby color with tons of dark fruit, deep notes of chocolate and coffee, and a tinge of lavender. The tannins can stand up to any red meat off the grill. But are smooth enough to make this the perfect wine for the California Cabernet lover whose favorite red-wine pairing is a second glass. With five years in bottle, enjoy this now, and enjoy it often. Drink now – 2028.
I Drink, Therefore I am | Double Double Gold!
Winery | I drink, therefore I am. The Philosopher delivers existential certainty in every glass. Classic Cabernet aromas of black cherry, plum, and violets, along with toffee, anise, and hints of soy. Mouth-filling palate with ripe cherry, vanilla, cigar box and a bit of graphite.
Nicely balanced acidity in a full-bodied wine, with well-integrated tannins. A blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petite Sirah, and Syrah. Winemaking theories both traditional and modern unite in a bottle that celebrates life, beauty and the pursuit of imbibification.
About the Philosopher
Naturally, we encountered more questions than answers when it came to creating a label for Anarchist Wine Co The Philosopher 2013. Our winemaker convinced that the wine speaks for itself, advocated for no label at all. Well, that isn’t legal, so we set off in search of an artistic solution to our existential dilemma. We discovered an intriguing algorithm, one that generated meandering patterns with no end, matching question for question the deep genius of this wine. To complete our quest we turned to our favorite philosophers, gleaned data from their life histories, and merged it with our algorithm. The resulting art reveals the mysteries of truth and beauty captured by The Philosopher.
|WBOTD||Just the Good Stuff|
|Why add this wine to your Collection / Cellar?||"… black fruit wrapped around a powerful juicy core, finishing with super-smooth, velvety tannins. If this wasn’t the iconic red with the gothic label, it was a dead ringer…|
|Why now?||Exclusive | Limited | Amazing value|
|WBOTD Cellaring Worthiness Rating|
|Expert Ratings||Double Gold 2018 San Francisco International Wine Competition (98 Pts) | Double Gold 2019 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition|
|What is it?||Red Wine from Napa Valley WA|
|What’s in it?||75% Cabernet Sauvignon, 18% Merlot, 5% Petite Sirah, 2% Syrah | ABV 14.5%|
|When to drink?||Now to 2028+|
|Pair with:||Red Meat, Poultry, Comfort Foods, Cheese|
|Drink with:||Cabernet lovers whose favorite red-wine pairing is a second glass|
|Occasion||Lots of friends & Lots of Wine|
|If you want to drink now...||Decant 15 Minutes|
|Recommended purchase Qty:||8+ @24.99 includes free shipping|