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Size: 750ml
Varietal: Zinfandel
Country: USA
Region: California
Sub-Region: Napa Valley

This enticing Sonoma County wine highlights a bright red-fruit and spice expression of Zinfandel. The majority of the fruit came from elite vineyards in the Dry Creek Valley, an area universally recognized for producing exceptional high-end Zinfandel.

Vineyard Notes

13 vineyards harvested

Production Notes

Varietal Content 100% Zinfandel Cooperage 90% French Oak, 10% American Oak Barrel Aging: 12 Months Age of Barrels: 35% new, 65% second vintage

Winemaker Notes

This is a lush and inviting expression of Sonoma County Zinfandel with aromas of dark plum, nutmeg and cardamom, as well as French oak-inspired hints of vanilla. On the palate, bright red fruit flavors are balanced by well-integrated acidity, all leading to a soft, silky-tannined finish.

Other Notes

Released: October 2013

Vintage 2011

Varietal Zinfandel

Appellation Sonoma County

Harvest Date September 22 October 28, 2011

Sugar 24.5 Brix

Acid 0.62 g/100 ml titratable acidity

PH 3.63

Aging 12 Months

Fermentation 10-21 days fermentation at 80F

Bottling Date April 2013

Alcohol % 13.9