What’s better on a dark and storm haunted Halloween than a bold red wine with a name like The Troublemaker? With all of the goofy holiday wines out there, the Troublemaker brings you a solid wine at a great price. And it’s fun!
The Troublemaker, a zesty little blend of Grenache, Syrah, Mourvedre, Petite Sirah, and Zinfandel from Hope Family Wines should do just the trick. Or is that a treat?
The non vintage blend is mostly from 2011, with the bulk of the blend being the workhorse syrah. The fun of this budget friendly $20 bottle is that the rest of the blend is from multiple varietals from the 2010 vintage.
I love the easy drinking style of this wine, with bold spicy notes, and dark blackberry powering through the dark chocolate. I can imagine this being a fantastic base for those witches brews you might be concocting for your Halloween hauntings!
Thank you to the kind PR folk for providing me the yummy – I am going to go make some bubble bubble toil and trouble now! Happy haunting!