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Recent Reviews - The following reviews were conducted in the last year. Below are 1 through 20 of the 77 recent reviews found.
96 • Shenandoah Vineyards 2012 "Special Reserve", Zinfandel, Amador County $11. Best Buy.
Ruby black color. Bright, herbal, attractive aromas of marinated olives and raspberry tart with a silky, crisp, fruity medium body and a warming, nuanced, long sour cherries, tangerine sorbet, spiced apple, and herbed nuts finish with crunchy tannins and moderate oak. A fantastically flavorful and stylish zinfandel in the classic, hedonistic style. (tasted on Apr-20-2015)
94 • CaliPaso 2012 Reserve, Zinfandel, California $25.
Ruby color. Aromas and flavors of chocolate covered peaches and cherries, almond nougat, and macaroon with a satiny, tangy, fruity medium-to-full body and a warming, delightful, medium-long finish with suggestions of nuts, minerals, and raspberry jam on toast with chewy tannins and moderate oak. A delicious, full throttled zin with surprising nuances and delicacy. (tasted on Sep-29-2014)
94 • deLorimier 2012 Stone, Zinfandel, Alexander Valley $38.
Ruby color. Delicate aromas and flavors of chocolate, prunes, and fruit leather with a silky, vibrant, fruity medium body and a warming, charming, medium-length finish with shades of raspberry, vanilla, and nougat with silky tannins. A spot on, rich, juicy zin. (tasted on Sep-22-2014)
94 • Summit Lake 2010 Estate, Zinfandel, Howell Mountain $30.
Ruby black color. Lively, fruity aromas of huckleberry jam, candied violets, and bourbon barrel with a satiny, vibrant, fruity medium-full body and a warming, long toffee, mocha creme brulee, cedar, and minerals finish with silky chewy tannins and light oak. A superbly rich and flavor-packed old school zin with lots of stuffing. (tasted on May-04-2015)
94 • John Robert Eppler 2012 Zinfandel, Dry Creek Valley $28.
Nearly opaque black violet color. Bold, spicy, herbal aromas of peppermint bark candy and blueberry cobbler with a silky, lively, fruity medium-to-full body and a warming, nuanced, medium-long creme brulee, pomegranate sorbet, mint syrup, and vanilla toffee finish with crunchy tannins and moderate oak. A fun, fruity exotically flavorful zin. (tasted on Apr-27-2015)
94 • Gamba 2012 Starr Road Old Vine, Zinfandel, Russian River Valley $45.
Deep purple color. Nutty, toasty fruity aromas of berry custard pie, toffee, and spiced jerky with a silky, vibrant, fruity medium body and a seamless, appealing, medium-long raspberries, honeyed nuts, and chocolate mint finish with silky tannins and light oak. A delicious, beautifully structured zinfandel. (tasted on Apr-20-2015)
94 • Parmelee-Hill 2012 Estate, Zinfandel, Sonoma Valley $32.
Nearly opaque dusty ruby color. Lively, attractive, creamy aromas of chocolate toffee, creme brulee, and delicate spices with a glycerous, vibrant, fruity medium-to-full body and a tingling, medium-long raspberry jam and dried cherries finish with fine, chewy tannins and light oak. A textbook example of juicy, sensual zinfandel. (tasted on Jun-17-2015)
93 • deLorimier 2012 Margaret, Zinfandel, Alexander Valley $38.
Dark ruby black color. Delicate aromas and flavors of pistachios, honeyed berries, and carob rice bar with a silky, tangy, fruity medium-to-full body and a warming, intriguing finish with accents of chocolate raspberry torte, nuts, and earth with well-integrated tannins and light oak. A delicious and vibrant zinfandel with mouthwatering acidity and finesse. (tasted on Sep-22-2014)
93 • deLorimier 2012 Todd Brothers, Zinfandel, Alexander Valley $34.
Dark ruby color. Delicate oaky aromas and flavors of mocha, buttery toffee, and berry tart with a satiny, lively, fruity medium body and a warming, complex, medium-length finish with accents of sweet spice and dried cherry with silky tannins and light oak. A delicious, superbly balanced zinfandel. (tasted on Sep-22-2014)
93 • Gamba 2012 Estate Old Vine, Zinfandel, Russian River Valley $45.
Deep purple color. Delicate, fruity aromas of berry pie a la mode, pickling spices, and bouillon with a silky, vibrant, fruity medium-to-full body and a tingling, appealing, medium-length black raspberries, praline, spices, and cedar finish with chewy tannins and moderate oak. A delicious and vibrant zin. (tasted on Apr-20-2015)
93 • Small Hours 2013 Zinfandel, Lodi $16.99. Best Buy.
Ruby black color. Delicate, toasty, creamy aromas of dark roasted nuts and berry pie crust with a supple, bright, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a tingling, interesting, medium-long minerals, dried sour cherries, delicate peppery spices, and beets finish with well integrated tannins and moderate oak. A delicious and poised claret styled zin. (tasted on Apr-27-2015)
93 • deLorimier 2012 Two Pear Vineyard, Zinfandel, Alexander Valley $36.
Indigo color. Delicate aromas of nut brittle and dark cherry pie with a silky, bright, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tingling, interesting, medium-length honeyed roasted root vegetables, mocha, and spice finish with moderate oak. A seamless and flavor-packed zin that is sure to please. (tasted on Apr-20-2015)
93 • Sobon Estate 2012 ReZerve, Primitivo, Amador County $24.
Violet color. Bright, fruity aromas of raisin compote, fig cookie, and dried raspberries with a satiny, tangy, fruity medium-to-full body and a warming, interesting, medium-long chocolate tangerine peels, spiced apples and cherries, delicate pepper, and mint finish with chewy tannins and light oak. A vibrant, zesty zinfandel that will sing at the table. (tasted on Apr-20-2015)
92 • Villa 46 2012 Zinfandel, Paso Robles $25.
Dark garnet violet black color. Peppery aromas and flavors of chocolate mole, marinated beets, and dried berries with a silky, fruity medium-to-full body and a warming, intriguing, medium-long finish with suggestions of creamy vanilla, nougat, and pineapple marmalade with chewy tannins and moderate oak. A rich, voluptuous zinfandel. (tasted on Sep-29-2014)
92 • Tonti Family Wines 2012 Old Vine, Zinfandel, Russian River Valley $45.
Bright dark opaque garnet blue color. Attractive, complex, confected aromas and flavors of black raspberries, candied violets, bramble, and titch of pepper with a tannic, crisp, dry full body and a warming, complex, medium-length finish with firm tannins and moderate oak. (tasted on Feb-09-2015)
92 • deLorimier 2012 Zinfandel, Alexander Valley $32.
Garnet black color. Toasty aromas of coconut macaroon, berry pie a la mode, and toffee with a satiny, bright, fruity medium-to-full body and a warming, delightful, medium-length meringue, roasted nuts, and pepper finish with fine chewy tannins and light oak. A spot on zin with great varietal character and a dry, lively finish. (tasted on Apr-20-2015)
92 • Pedroncelli 2013 Bushnell Vineyard, Zinfandel, Dry Creek Valley $20. Best Buy.
Opaque black violet color. Rich, attractive aromas of rum balls and berry pie a la mode with a satiny, lively, fruity medium-to-full body and a tingling, complex, medium-long spicy praline, cherries, nut fudge, and earth finish with crunchy dusty tannins and moderate oak. A nice combination of power and class. (tasted on Apr-27-2015)
92 • Maroon Wines 2010 Reserve, Zinfandel, Napa Valley $60.
Dark ruby black color. Lively, piney, confected aromas of caramelized bacon, roasted nuts and berries, and herbal honey with a glycerous, vibrant, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tingling, complex, medium-long vanilla, dried cherries and blueberries, beets, and orange finish with well-integrated, crunchy tannins and moderate oak. A nice savory zinfandel that will shine at the table. (tasted on Jun-17-2015)
92 • ZIN-Phomaniac 2012 Reserve, Zinfandel, Sonoma County $24.99.
Dusty garnet color. Bright, fruity, creamy aromas of berry custard pie and chocolate cherries with a satiny, vibrant, fruity medium body and a tingling, compelling, medium-length caramelized beets and carrots, nuts, pepper, and slate finish with fine, chewy tannins and light oak. A very tasty and well balanced zin that is sure to please. (tasted on Jul-06-2015)
91 • deLorimier 2012 Dutcher Creek, Zinfandel, Alexander Valley $36.
Dark garnet color. Peppery aromas of roasted cherries and peppers and black raspberry tart with a bright, fruity medium-to-full body and a peppery, captivating, medium-length chocolate nuts, bold peppery spices, and caramel apple finish with chewy tannins and light oak. A big brawny zinfandel for sipping. (tasted on Sep-29-2014)
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