Red Wine Styles

There's so much variety in the world of red wine that you can always find something new to discover!


 


Light-bodied & Fruity 

If you’re new to red wine, this is a great place to start. These easy-drinking wines are fresh and fruity, with bright berry flavours. They’re great anytime sippers.

 

 








Medium-bodied & Fruity

Not too heavy, not too light, this is a very popular style of red. These versatile crowd-pleasers are deliciously balanced, with fruit-forward flavours and a casual, go-with-anything style.  

 

 

 
 


 


 


Full-bodied & Smooth

Ready to explore? Try these velvety smooth, mouth-filling reds, with intense, dark-fruit flavours. Often aged in oak barrels, they can have soft tannins, spice and vanilla. This style includes some of the most popular varietals in the world.  

 

 

 

 
 




Full-bodied & Firm

If you’re an adventurous red-wine fan, try these! They’re captivating and powerful, with complex flavours of black fruit, spice and vanilla. Get ready for big wines with firm tannins. Robust wines like these are best paired with food.