1000 Stories Bourbon Barrel-Aged Zinfandel 2016

1,000 Stories Bourbon barrel-aged Zinfandel is a harmonious balance of Zinfandel grapes from Mendocino and Sonoma counties which are bursting with aromatic red fruit scents and complex black fruit flavors. A touch of Petite Sirah and Syrah enhance those flavors even more with bold black and white pepper spices. The batch...


7 Deadly Zins 2013

Seven of Lodi's best growers gave their souls and the firstfruits of each of their old vine vineyards to contribute to the layered complexity of this fanciful blend. Soft, supple pepper and licorice-clove notes merge into a sinful marriage of deep, brambly blackberries and lustful cherries. The finish is clean on...


Alexander Valley Vineyards Redemption Zinfandel 2013

This is a dark purple wine with aromas of blackberry, blueberry, plum dark chocolate, black pepper, oak and vanilla. There are spicy flavors of black pepper, blueberry, black cherry and chocolate. Pair with: grilled meats, pasta with red sauces and long slow braises.


Alexander Valley Vineyards Sin Zin Zinfandel 2014

This Zinfandel showcases aromas of spice, black pepper, dark fruits and vanilla. This refined, well balanced Zinfandel has spicy flavors of plum and black cherry along with black pepper and cocoa powder. There is nice acidity and length to the finish.

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Alexander Valley Vineyards Tempation Zinfandel

This purple hued wine is lighter in color than prior years with aromas of plum, strawberry, spice, earth, orange peel, dark fruits and green tea. There are ripe flavors of red cherry, black pepper, blackberry, wild strawberry, vanilla and tea. This mouth-filling wine is a crowd pleaser with nice length and...


Barefoot White Zinfandel

Dip your toes into the refreshing fruit flavors of Barefoot White Zinfandel! Southern flavors like Georgia peach, sun-ripened strawberries, succulent pears and (even further south) pineapple create perfection.


Bedrock Old Vine Zinfandel 2016

Bedrock Wine Company takes immense pride in the quality of this wine and wants to reflect how good California’s beloved Zinfandel can be. It is about 88% Zinfandel blended with Petite Sirah, Carignan, Alicante Bouschet and many different interplanted varieties that maintain poise and add complexity and structure. This has plenty...

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Beringer Founders Estate Zinfandel

Beringer felt it was so engaging to work with fruit from their wonderful old Zinfandel vines. The grapes were intense and rich, and they could taste the layers of character and nuance as soon as they got them into the winery. Historically, a vineyard like this often has multiple varieties mixed-in...


Big Smooth Old Vine Zinfandel 2016

Big Smooth Zinfandel opens with bursting aromas of luscious black cherry, blackberry, fig, and framboise. Toasted coconut, Tahitian vanilla, and hints of smoked dill lift from the glass, as a result of American oak aging. Silky smooth on the palate with flavors of boysenberry, pomegranate reduction and red currants greeting you...


Bogle Old Vine Zinfandel 2016

Head-trained, dry farmed vines are prized for their production of small, concentrated clusters of grapes that produce incredibly rich and intense wines. For years, Bogle has sought out these gnarly old vines to create our Old Vine Zinfandel. Cedar, juniper berry and sweet dried herbs greet the nose of this wine,...


Boneshaker Lodi Zinfandel 2016

Older vines make bolder Zins. The main sources of this Zinfandel, the Bruella and Fathom Vineyards, are home to vines over forty years old. These vines produce intense, robust Zinfandel with full-tilt flavors. Brick red and deep purple in the glass, a bit of sweetness with a structured palate. Fruity at...


Bonterra Organically Grown Zinfandel

It grows from mostly dry-farmed, low-yield vineyards, tended according to an exacting organic process. From these grapes arise the dependable Zin flavors of plum, blackberry jam and spicy black pepper. Bonterra's winemaking approach is minimal because the fruit of these vineyards yields grapes that make wines of exceptional character.


Camp Zinfandel 2015

The 2015 Zinfandel is 93% Zinfandel and 7% Petite Sirah picked on the same day from the Ceja Vineyard in Sonoma Valley and co-fermented in several smaller stainless steel open-top tanks. Aging was in a combination of older French and American oak barrels. This Zin is bright and juicy and very...


Carnivor Zinfandel 2015

The full-bodied Carnivor Zinfandel is juicy, bold, big and flavorful, featuring hints of spice with a smooth touch for a complete palate. Intense dark fruit flavors of blackberry, plum and boysenberry are matched with notes of mocha, dark chocolate, black pepper and baking spice. Flavors of vanilla and toasted almond linger...


Cline Lodi Zinfandel 2016

Lodi Zinfandel is a challenging and rewarding wine to make. Amazing old vine fruit, detailed selection criteria and master blending show in the final wine. A wide array of jammy strawberry and plum aromas followed by black cherry, strawberry and vanilla flavors lead to a smooth and lengthy finish.


Clos du Bois Zinfandel 2013

Zinfandel flourishes in California, particularly in Sonoma County, where weather and soil combine to produce rich, intensely flavored Zinfandel fruit. Clos du Bois Zinfandel is full-bodied, brimming with ripe raspberry and blackberry flavors, followed by a long, peppery finish. A favorite on wine country tables, Zinfandel is perhaps their best kept...


Cosentino The Zin 2014

The Lodi District is known for growing California’s best Zinfandel. THE ZIN is not only 100% Zinfandel, but all 100% Lodi of which 80% is from Old Vines. The wine is aged for 9 months, primarily in American and European oak, with some French oak barrels. The wine is unfined. Exotically...


Dashe Dry Creek Zinfandel 2015

The Dry Creek Valley is one of the best places in California for the production of complex, balanced zinfandels. The Dashe Cellars Dry Creek Zinfandel is an excellent example of a classic Dry Creek Valley zin: intense, mouthfilling yet very balanced. Black-purple color with aromas of black raspberry, cherry kirsch, and...


Decoy by Duckhorn Zinfandel 2016

With an abundance of wild blackberry and strawberry flavors, as well as layers of violet and fresh-cracked black pepper, this exceptionally balanced Zinfandel offers silky tannins and mouth-filling richness. The finish is lush and elegant, highlighting the best of Sonoma County Zinfandel. Try pairing with barbecued beef, pork, sausage, tomatoes, pepper...

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Edmeades Zinfandel Mendocino

The 2007 Mendocino is a little different from past vintages. Instead of being dominated by cherry aromas, this leans more towards a mixed bowl of berries. The other interesting point is an aroma like a rustic mountain cabin with fresh red meat and spices being prepared for dinner and then freshly...

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Estancia Zinfandel 2013

The 2006 Estancia Zinfandel from Keyes Canyon Vineyard in Paso Robles is a juicy, lively, medium-bodied red wine. Perfect for sipping in the company of good friends and good food or for cellaring over the next five years. Appearance: Deep garnet, crimson hue Aroma: Hints of dark berries, red plum, cocoa...


Federalist Bourbon Barrel-Aged Zinfandel 2016

Alexander Hamilton was a man of many curiosities and talents. In his spirit, our classic Zinfandel embraces the uniquely American tradition of aging in charred bourbon barrels. Sourced from Mendocino County, The Federalist Bourbon Barrel-Aged Zinfandel marries intense raspberry and black pepper with vanilla, a touch of clove spice and rich...


Federalist Dry Creek Valley Zinfandel 2015

Dry Creek Federalist Zinfandel is hand-crafted to bring out the true individuality of the Zinfandel grape. The Federalist's vineyard in Southern edge of Dry Creek Valley enjoys the luxury of extended hang time,” which produces more mature fruit, and results in rich, full-bodied flavor characteristics. The Federalist Zinfandel has robust fruit...

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Francis Ford Coppola Directors Cut Zinfandel Dry Creek Valley

Made with fruit grown entirely in the Dry Creek Valley appellation, this unique Zinfandel includes small amounts of Petite Sirah. Half of the fruit is crushed whole, and the must is fermented in open-top fermenters for maximum color extraction and flavor enhancement. The wine is aged in French oak, which adds...


Francis Ford Coppola Zinfandel Diamond Label

Sourced from 'old vines' in Amador County and cooler vineyards in Paso Robles and Sonoma, Francis Coppola's Zinfandel has exceptional depth and complexity. Petite Sirah is blended in to further enhance the luscious strawberry jam, cassis, and briar flavors that follow its perfume of dark fruit, sweet spice, and toasty vanilla....


Frank Family Zinfandel 2015

The Napa Valley Zinfandel is garnet in color, and opens with aromas of raspberries, vanilla, and earthy dried herbs. Medium-bodied on the palate with an abundance of fresh fruit and black pepper flavors on the entry, this wine is round, silky, and finishes with flavors of ripe blackberries.


Frogs Leap Zinfandel 2015

Delightful aromas of summer-berry conserve combined with a touch of spice and fresh fruit flavors. Zinfandel that draws its power from sophistication instead of raw alcohol content. Made in the classic field blend style including significant portions of Petite Sirah and Carignan.

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Ghost Pines Zinfandel 2008

Excellence Has No Boundaries: Named after the Ghost Pines Vineyard purchased in 1964 by Napa’s historic Louis M. Martini Winery, Ghost Pines produces unique and contemporary wines from some of California’s premier appellations. Winemaker Michael Eddy enjoys the freedom to choose the best grapes he can find, regardless of AVA. Inspired...


Girard Zinfandel

Girard Zinfandel is an interesting blend of two head trained old vine vineyards book-ending the Napa Valley. Roughly half the wine is from the highest elevation vineyard planted in the Napa Valley on the top of Mt. Vaca in the southeast corner of Napa. The vineyard is 2,750 in elevation, nearly...

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Gnarly Head Old Vine Zinfandel 2016

Gnarly Head Old Vine Zinfandel is made using grapes sourced from gnarled 35-80-year-old head-trained vines. As some of the oldest vines in California, the fruit produced is exceptional, intense, and full-flavored. This intrepid Old Vine Zinfandel has a gnarly core of jammy blackberry and black cherry flavors with hints of black...


Kendall Jackson Zinfandel Vintners Reserve

Plum, raspberry and blackberry flavors are supported with solid tannins in this rustic Zinfandel. Sultry cedar and spice accents linger on this captivating, long-finishing wine.


Kenwood Zinfandel Sonoma County 2012

The 2006 Sonoma County Zinfandel is blended from vineyards located in Sonoma County’s best Zinfandel appellations, the Sonoma, Dry Creek and Alexander Valleys. A portion of the blend comes from old-vines that have been producing exceptional grapes since the 1940’s. Rich Zinfandel-character aromas of blackberries, spices and notes of vanilla from...


Klinker Brick Zinfandel Old Vine 2012

Blended from 16 different vineyard blocks of old vine zinfandel vineyards with an average age of 85 years. With berries and spice on the nose, dark, sweet fruit fills the palate with just a hint of black pepper. This wine has a long, lingering finish. Amenti Del Vino Int'l Wine Competition,...

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Mauritson Dry Creek Valley Zinfandel 2015

Baked blackberry and blueberry cobbler with vanilla bean shavings mingle beautifully on the nose. Notes of sweet baking spice and earthiness add complexity to the fruit profile. The entry is soft and inviting, exhibiting flavors of orange rind, summer berry, and espresso grounds. The mouthfeel is seamless from start to finish,...

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Montevina Zinfandel Port Amador County

Since the Gold Rush, Amador County winemakers have been mining the rich, robust characteristics of Zinfandel, California’s heritage grape. At Montevina, their Zin happily embraces its wild-at-heart legacy. It’s fruit-forward and sassy, with irresistible cassis and pepper aromas, and lush blackberry, ripe plum and spice flavors followed by a long, smooth...


Murphy Goode Zinfandel Liars Dice 2013

In Liar’s Dice Zinfandel, Murphy Goode created their most passionate wine one that’s so sweet and juicy, it’ll leave you wanting more. Their 2006 vintage is a combination of both Dry Creek and Alexander Valley fruit. The Dry Creek grapes are sourced from Walt Dieden’s vineyard and contribute a peppery and...


Neal Family Vineyards Rutherford Dust Zinfandel 2016

Aromas of raspberry, cherry and black pepper are easy to identify but we also pick up exotic aromas like South-East Asian spice, and some savory characters like charcuterie. Aged in large Hungarian oak barrels yields a lovely flavor profile of mixed of red berries, spice, peppertree leaves, and salted caramel. A...


Paso Creek Zinfandel

Maybe it's the bright, sun-drenched days. Or the cool factor that comes from the Pacific Coast. But Zins rock around these parts. And Paso Creek's Paso Robles Zinfandel is a prime example of the region's rich bounty of burly flavors. On the terraced river basin of the Paso Creek vineyard a...


Pedroncelli Mother Clone Zinfandel 2014

The Mother Clone is a classic Dry Creek Valley Zinfandel with aromas of black plum with a touch of spice. Concentrated flavors of blackberry, black pepper and dark chocolate are framed by notes of smoky oak, cinnamon and vanilla. Well integrated flavors with smooth tannins and bright acidity are a hallmark...

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Peirano Estate Old Vine Zinfandel 2015 Lodi Heritage Collection

The initial whiff of this seductive wine produces aromas of bright red cherries, ripe strawberries, spice and toast. On the palate, you swirl this rich dark wine around in your mouth and the initial sensation is that of luscious, juicy, freshly-picked ripe strawberries. The second sip explodes with sweet black cherries...


Predator Old Vine Zinfandel 2016

An intense, full-bodied wine with red fruit, blackberry, and spice. Lingering tannins over a long, smoky finish. Aromas of bright raspberry, blackberry, black pepper and smoky oak. A solid performance, the 2016 Predator Old Vine Zinfandel makes its Lodi presence heard. This full and rich wine stays quite well-balanced on the palate. Pair it with a lightly-seasoned rotisserie chicken. -89pts, Wilfred Wong


Ravenswood Lodi Old Vine Zinfandel 2015

The Lodi Zin explodes with blueberries, black plums, vanilla, and cocoa. It is lush and mouthfilling, with incredibly silky tannins that slide into a long, flavorful finish. Uncork now for a tempting taste, or cellar for up to 10 years of flavor development. Pair with turkey dinner, baked salmon, and herb-crusted...

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Ravenswood Teldeschi Vineyard Zinfandel 2013

The 2013 Teldeschi Vineyard Zinfandel is the quintessential Dry Creek Valley Zin: inky black color, aromas of blue fruits, blackberry, licorice, dark chocolate, and black pepper. The weight and structure are nothing short of extraordinary. The finish is lengthy and enjoyable. Blend: 79% Zinfandel, 12% Carignane, 8% Petite Sirah

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Ravenswood Vintners Blend Zinfandel 2016

A not-too-dry, medium-bodied, juicy, red wine with ripe raspberry, boysenberry, and bramble.


Ravneswood Zinfandel Dickerson Vineyard 2013

Just before a football game at Shawnee High School, Bill Dickerson searched out his teammate Gordon Cooper in the locker room. Hey Gordo, Bill said. Do you mind if I borrow your car? I left my thigh pads at home. No problem, Cooper said, reaching into his locker and handing Dickerson the keys. Bill went outside, started the engine, and pulled out of the parking lot. When...


Ridge Lytton Springs Zinfandel 2015

#91 Wine Spectator Top 100 of 2018 Jammy raspberry fruit with pepper, mint and sweet toasted oak. Brambly fruit on the palate, sensuous, well-defined tannins and balanced acidity. 74% Zinfandel, 16% Petite Sirah, 8% Carignane, 2% Mataro (Mourvedre)

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Rombauer Zinfandel 2016

Our classic California Zinfandel is dark purple-ruby, with a bright crimson hue. On the nose, concentrated aromas of blackberry and raspberry meld with clove and spice. Lush flavors of raspberry, blackberry jam, plums and vanilla flood the palate, followed by touches of white pepper in the background. Plush and round tannins...


Rosenblum Cellars Zinfandel Contra Costa

The big red wines from this region embody defined Contra Costa character, most often displaying jammy, plum and stone fruit nuances along with a specific earthy, dusty and leathery quality. This wine shows rich, soft plum and ripe cherry flavors,with elements of earthy spice and dark chocolate. It pairs beautifully with osso...


Rosenblum Cellars Zinfandel Paso Robles

This rich, full wine exhibits the signature spicy earth tones that make Paso Robles Zinfandel so excellent. Combining two vineyards from both sides of the Salinas River contribute to the overall charm and complexity. In this wine you will discover flavors of rich cherry, black raspberry a touch of chocolate truffles...


Rosenblum Cellars Zinfandel Rockpile Vineyard

The grapes were hand-harvested and crushed into small macro bin fermentors. The caps were punched into the fermenting juice twice daily. To add character, this wine was inoculated with three different yeast strains, including the Rockpile isolate. In addition, the wine benefited from Rosenblum’s diverse barrel program; primarily French in origin,...

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Sebastiani Zinfandel Sonoma County 2014

The 2014 Zinfandel is deep ruby as you pour it into the glass. Its fruit-forward notes of raspberry and plum are accented by white pepper and vanilla spice. These fruit-forward notes carry through to the palate with juicy flavors of raspberry, wild dark berries and white pepper with a touch of...


Seghesio Home Ranch Zinfandel 2015

Blackberry, black plum and other brambly fruit characteristic of Alexander Valley. Graham crust” undertones typical of the Home Ranch terroir. Subtle hints of oak, briary acidity and a finish of ripe peach. The 2015 Zinfandel Home Ranch is slightly deeper and richer, with more blueberry fruit, gorgeous underbrush and earth aromas and nuances, lots of spice, and medium to full-bodied richness. Plush, yet seamless and pure, it's another killer Zinfandel from this estate. - 94pts, Jeb Dunnuck

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Seghesio Sonoma Zinfandel 2017

Aromas of wild blueberry, briary raspberry patch and baking spice give way to a palate of juicy, ripe blackberry and black plum. Soft tannins, a rich mouthfeel and focused acidity lead to a long finish, creating a delightful wine to pair with red sauces, pizza, and barbeque, as well as sopressata...

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Shannon Ridge High Elevation Zinfandel 2017

We love Zinfandel! Juicy fruits of blackberry and cherry, hints of dried herbs, spices and sweet oak notes are the essential components of this wine. Enjoy all year long with a fat, juicy burger. -Joy Merrilees, Director of Winemaking and Production


St. Francis Winery Zinfandel Old Vines 2015

This rich, medium bodied Old Vines” Zinfandel reveals abundant aromas of dark red berries, cherry compote and warm spice.Lingering, bright flavors follow, with notes of boysenberry pie, fresh cranberry and a touch of white pepper. The finish is long,smooth and a little spicy. An excellent companion to aged blue cheese, braised...


Steele Shooting Star Zinfandel 2015

This special bottling of Mendocino Zinfandel is a combination of the winery's favorite Mendocino Zinfandel vineyards. Lolonis Zinfandel Vineyards were planted around 1980 and the Pacini Vineyard was planted in 1943. Pacini is dry farmed, thus is a low yielding vineyard with concentrated flavors. Based on the winery's stylistic approach to...


Steele Writer's Block Zinfandel 2015

Somewhere in that balance between cool and hot climate zinfandel, this wine has both a fresh and vibrant aspect, as well as some richness, ripeness, and depth of flavor. Red and dark berry fruit combines with soft tannin, with a touch of herbal tea and spice.

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Storybook Mountain 2013 Mayacamas Range Zinfandel

Black cherry, berries, hints of cola, and minerals emerge initially in the nose of this wine, soon joined by a touch of cardamom and vanilla. Focused cherry liquor and refined tannins are at the core of its flavor and structure, a central core of intensity that lingers on and on. Balanced...

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Sutter Home White Zinfandel

A delicate blush pink color introduces this fresh, lively wine. On your palate, light creaminess surrenders to a refreshing crisp finish of strawberries and melon. Enjoy chilled as an aperitif, or partnered with all types of foods, particularly those with a slight spiciness, such as Asian or Latin cuisine.


Sutter Home Zinfandel

Bright and full-bodied, this Zinfandel is a curious contradiction in tastes. First, you’ll marvel at its juicy blackberry flavors, savory hint of peppers, and spice. As smooth as it is zesty, this wine has a flavor that pairs well with everyday foods such as grilled chicken, barbecue, pizza, pasta, and burgers....


The Immortal Zinfandel 2014

The color of this wine is truly Immortal. Its rich dark color goes on and on and on. The deceptively subtle aromas of red currant, raspberries, red cherries, and earthy cedar marry together to put your olfactory senses into a new dimension. In the mouth, the palate is wrapped in a...


The Prisoner Wine Co Saldo Zinfandel 2016

Saldo was created to feature the outstanding fruit sourced from Dry Creek, Lodi, and Amador, where Zinfandel has thrived for decades. Dark ruby color with bold aromas of black licorice, black pepper, cherry, and baking spice. The entry is rich, full, and scintillating. The palate is mouthwatering and smooth with a...

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Twisted Zin

Twisted Zin is truly an unrivaled experience! Does an explosion of blackberry jam, chocolate covered cherries, spicy nutmeg, and luscious ripe plum sound appealing? We thought so. This Zin is just as comfortable flying solo as it is paired with saucy short ribs, BBQ chicken, hearty chili, or even dark fudge...


Valley of the Moon Zinfandel

In the shadow of Sonoma’s Mayacamas mountains on the western side of the valley, come over half of the grapes for this Zinfandel. These estate vines were planted in the 1940’s and benefit from a historically recognized and unique banana belt” microclimate which runs through this area. Hot, sunny afternoons mitigated...


Zin-Phomaniac Old Vine Zinfandel 2015

With tempting aromas of dark cherry, blackberry and spice, Zin-Phomaniac is a complex, full-bodied wine with juicy, approachable flavors of ripe blue-purple fruit and dark semi-sweet chocolate. A kiss of vanilla and a touch of brown baking spice add depth to the long, satisfying mouth feel. 14.9% ABV Fewer grape clusters and small berries from 35- to 80-year old vines create and intensity of character and a fruit expression of sweet cherry, cinnamon and a bramble of sage, thyme and pine. The juicy bounty of savory/sweet molasses and ripe blueberry finished with a slap of white pepper and plum. -90pts, Tasting...