2008 Four Vines 'The Sophisticate' Zinfandel
14 Ratings
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14 Ratings
2008 Four Vines 'The Sophisticate' Zinfandel

Wine Details

Varietal

Zinfandel

Style

Red

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2010 Vintage) Of four Vines' single-appellation Zinfandels, The Sophisticate best exemplifies its nickname: elegant in balance, refined tannins, and a charismatic rich berry profile. A hearty addition of Petite Sirah and a splash of Syrah build on the juicy middle and brooding fruit tones. Aged in small French and American oak barrels for 14 months, this rustic country appellation shows surprising style and grace. Dark garnet in color with a nose of licorice, smoked meat, blackberries and chalky minerality with intriguing oak notes of cinnamon and butterscotch. On the palate, intense boysenberry flavors, supple tannins, a hint of vanilla and a great palate stain will keep you interested from start to finish.

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