Made in the style of the great Beaujolais wines, this perky young wine is
also made from the juice of the Gamay grape. If you're looking to begin enjoying reds, this is the perfect "red wine on training wheels." Very light body, minimum tannins, bright fruit nose, and a beautiful garnet color. Won a gold medal at Dixie Classic Fair in 2004.
Patterned after the great Burgundy wines, our version of Pinot Noir offers a
soft, light, fruity, easy-drinking taste, emphasizing fresh berry flavors.
Bronze Medal Winner, 2018
Bull Head Red
The grapes for this wonderful Malbec hail from Argentina. Enjoy a soft,
rich textured wine with the taste of ripe plums, cherries, currants,
and red berries. The nose offers just a hint of vanilla. Food pairings
are beef and lamb.
Bronze Medal Winner, 2017, 2016
Elk Knob Red
Consider making an investment of this young Barolo-styled wine made from Nebbiolo. It will peak in 2021 or 2022. Barolos normally sell in stores for over $35,
so ours is a bargain! Do you have the patience it takes for this
wine to mature?
New batch being released June 28, 2019
Feather Bed Red
A full-bodied intense red with cherry - currant flavor, this Sonoma-grown Cabernet Sauvignon benefits from aging with oak. Wonderfully matched with
Filet Mignon or other fine cut of beef.
Specially formulated by your wine master, this strong Super Tuscan-styled red is often confused with
liquid Viagra™. Thistle Meadow Winery assumes no responsibility for sudden
passionate desires. You simply must read the testimonial letters to get the
full picture of this hearty red. Faint hearts beware! Limited quantity available. Consistent Gold medal winner.
Gold Medal Winner, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2014, 2013. Silver Medal Winner, 2015
A spicy Cabernet flavor, wed to a sweet fruit Shiraz, softened by Merlot -
This wine is velvety smooth, just like the section of the New River for which
it was named.
Bronze Medal Winner, 2017, 2015
North Fork Red
Another wine made from Australian grapes, this blend of 70% Cabernet
and 30% Shiraz offers a rich, deep red color and a full taste,
nicely rounded with oak.
Old Vine Zinfandel
This well-rounded, full-bodied yet mellow Zinfandel was made from grapes
grown on a 50-year-old vine in Lodi, California.
South Fork Red
Soft, full flavor laced with oak to enhance fruitiness. Compare this wine with
your "store bought" harsh Merlots!
Turkey Knob Red
Luscious, rich and velvety wine made in the Chianti style from
Sangiovese grapes of sunny Italy, this red gets its name from a colorful
Alleghany hilltop near Piney Creek.
Vieux Chateau du Roi
Watch out! This big red wine offers a great berry and cherry aroma.
Made in the style of Chateauneuf du Pape, this Syrah blend (with a little
Mourvedre) won a gold medal at the Dixie Classic Fair in 2013 and a silver in 2003.
Styled as a classic Italian Amarone - platinum rated.
SOLD OUT at the winery, but available at Ashe County Cheese