General Kit Information

Labels:  Not included Completed:  4 Weeks Volume:  10L / 2.64 US GAL

Have you ever had a wine-snob drive you bananas with their over-the-top analysis on how wine should taste? Let’em try your Cheeky Monkey and show’em how anybody can make a great wine with attitude!

Cheeky Monkey is a premium 10L, 4-week, country-of-origin wine kit. Like the monkey, get cheeky and thumb your nose at the traditionalist, follow your own path to great wine! Choose Cheeky Monkey and make everyone take notice!

 

 

Cabernet Merlot Garnacha Spain

THIS DEEP RED IS SURE TO SEND YOU RUNNING FOR THE BULLS! A bouquet full of currants, white pepper and spices, this dry, medium to full-bodied blend has soft silky tannins and moderate acidity. Flavours of blackberries and cherries fill the palate as the lingering finish exhibits a kick of zesty red fruit.

  • OAK Yes
  • BODY Med-Full
  • ALCOHOL 13%

 

Cabernet Sauvignon South Africa

THIS WINE WILL AWAKEN YOUR INNER SPIRIT! With a deep red colour and aromas of strawberry jam, leather and plum your soul will be singing. The ATTITUDE becomes evident when you taste and experience full blueberry, strawberry and black cherry flavours before it finishes soft and easy. Ideal food pairings are tomato based pastas and red meats or while nibbling 3-6 year old cheddar.

  • OAK Yes
  • BODY Full
  • ALCOHOL 12.5%

 

Malbec Chile

THIS VINO IS MUY BUENO! Ruby red wine with smells of cherry jam topped with hints of chocolate – what more could you want? For some Cheeky ATTITUDE the well rounded flavours of cherry and mint mix with structured acidity before a beautiful smooth finish. Meal suggestions include poultry or pork dishes or enjoy alone at slightly cooler than room temperature.

  • OAK Yes
  • BODY Full
  • ALCOHOL 13%

 

Merlot Chile

YO, YO, YO, THIS IS ONE TASTY MAIR-LO! This South American treat tingles the senses with its deep brick-red colour and rich fruity blackberry & plum aromas. The real CHEEKY-ness is found in the taste where flavours of fruit, cedar, earth and spice join to create a well structured wine with moderate tannins. For some Chilean attitude pair this wine with native dishes that include roast beef, lamb or pepper stir fry!

  • OAK Yes
  • BODY Full
  • ALCOHOL 13.5%

 

Pinot Noir Chile

CRY NO MORE FOR A GREAT PINOT NOIR! Intensely aromatic, with notes of violets, rose petals and red berry fruits this is a perfect CHEEKY choice. You’ll love the violet colour and medium body with notes of toasted vanilla on the nose and palate. Be sure to show it off with your signature grilled chicken pasta dish!

  • OAK Yes
  • BODY Medium
  • ALCOHOL 13%

 

Sangiovese Syrah Italy

OPPOSITES REALLY DO ATTRACT (when it comes to wine anyway). Slightly feminine Sangiovese brings strawberry, plum and delicate spice notes to this “BELLISSIMO” of a marriage, while Syrah wears the pants offering intense blackberry, currant and black pepper spice character. Deep ruby red, this full-bodied wine is perfect with meat lasagna, pastas in marinara sauce and pepperoni & mushroom pizza.

  • OAK Yes
  • BODY Full
  • ALCOHOL 12.5%

Shiraz Australia

ACE! The BLOKES will love it! Heres a wine your mates will be begging you for! Shiraz is what Aussie wine is all about, BIG & BOLD! Like the Land Down Under its dry and intense with lots of ATTITUDE! Plums, blackberries and currants are complimented by a peppery finish as a result of the addition of toasted oak. This zesty choice serves well with beef tenderloin and grilled pepper steak.

  • OAK Yes
  • BODY Med-Full
  • ALCOHOL 11.5%

 

Valroza®

THIS WINE WILL HAVE YOU SINGING AMORE! Blessed with great colour and tastes, you’ll go APE over this wonderful red! Aromas and flavours of plum and cherry are offered throughout this soft and smooth tasting wine. Great food pairings include red sauce pastas and meat lovers pizza.

  • OAK Yes
  • BODY Full
  • ALCOHOL 13.5%

 

Zinfandel-Shiraz California

YEE HAW FOR THIS GREAT WESTERN WINE! A popular California blend of Zinfandel and Shiraz captures the big, bold & beautiful western winemaking spirit. Zinfandels fruity red characteristics of raspberry jam, cranberry, black cherry and licorice blend well with the black currant, blackberry and pepper notes found in Shiraz. Grilled steaks or hearty beef stews make are a perfect match.

  • OAK Yes
  • BODY Full
  • ALCOHOL 13%