There's plenty of jammy black-fruited goodness here with power, balance and complexity.
Another great wine from the duo of Curt Schalchlin and Andrew Jones. This Zinfandel is sourced entirely from the Old Potrero Vineyard in Arroyo Grande Valley, which has a perfect plateau for these grapes. This old vine Zinfandel is located only 8 miles from the ocean, so the wine retains incredible acidity, even at riper levels. This block is entirely dry farmed in what is essentially beach sand with 10-by-10 spacing, evocative of Spain. This produces incredibly small yields. The grapes were hand-picked and 100% destemmed. We fermented for 3 weeks, then pressed off to barrel. We prefer to use American oak to counterbalance the brightness of the fruit. (winemaker notes)
Bedrock is a perennial favorite here at Fine Wine Cellars. This is a traditionally made classic that delivers every vintage. Made from old vines (80+ years old), this wine offers a stunning perfume and then layers of elegant, yet bold...
Produced by the Hahn Family. Full bodied with layered jammy blackberry and cherry cola fruits and a hint of spice. A big, bold Cali Zin!
This heritage vines bottling presents alluring aromatics of black cherry, boysenberry and plum with nuances of warm spices, mocha and white pepper. On the palate, brambly flavors of dark berries come forward. The wine is complex, with bright acidity complimented...