11 Ratings
Rodney Strong Zinfandel

Wine Details





Winemaker's Notes

(From 2005 Vintage) Sweet and outgoing in smell with lots of well-defined appley fruit framed with a good bit of oak, this engaging effort hits all the right marks in the mouth with a nicely proportioned mix of apples an...

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    mostly smooth but little bitter bite

    over 5 years
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    A Little Buttery Not Too Citrusy

    almost 5 years
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    good, "normal" chardonnay

    about 5 years
Expert Reviews
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (From 2005 Vintage) This lively young Chardonnay's basic themes of bright, green-apple fruit are underlain in both scent and taste by a mild streak of minerals, and, while never a broad or an especially expansive wine, it is well-balanced, keenly focused and fairly long on the palate. It will find its best place as a foil to meaty, white-fleshed fish courses.