93pts Wine Advocate
Medium ruby color elegant profile, with a nose of saline apricots raspberry & strawberry plus notes of black tea blood orange & earth. Medium-bodied a silky texture & nuanced flavor layers with seamless freshness & a long finish.
91pts Wine Advocate
Medium ruby color & an elegant profile a nose of saline apricots raspberry & strawberry plus notes of black tea blood orange & earth. Medium-bodied silky texture & nuanced flavor layers with seamless freshness & a long finish.
The deep garnet-purple colored Zinfandel has a nose of raisin cake, baked black cherries & chocolate box with hints of Indian spices & fertile loam. Full-bodied & chewy with a lively backbone of freshness. - Lisa Perrotti-Brown, Wine Advocate
Expressive burst of aromas of deep dark fruits layered red fruit & a soft luscious mid-palate. A juicy vibrant entry with notes of black cherry black raspberry fig baking spice & plum is interwoven with supple tannins & acidity on the long finish.
The 2019 has a medium ruby color & alluring scents of mixed berry jam, cracked pepper, violets & botanical nuances. The medium-bodied palate surprises with its marriage of power & elegance to a soft, grainy, refreshing frame & perfumed finish.
Made from premium hillside fruit planted at the turn of the century in Alexander, Dry Creek & Russian River Valleys. Aged for sixteen months in both French & American oak barrels this wine has the classic rich berry fruit, velvety texture & lengthy finish