Carlisle Zinfandel Sonoma County5 Ratings
Carlisle Zinfandel Sonoma County
(From 2005 Vintage) Robert Parker's Wine Advocate: 90 points
Robert Parker(From 2005 Vintage) "The finest wine in this vintage is the stunningly rich 2005 Zinfandel Carlisle Vineyard (86% Zinfandel and 14% mixed varietals such as Alicante Bouchet, Petite Sirah, etc.). The densest, richest cuvee, it shows striking minerality intermixed with blackberries, black raspberries, kirsch, pepper, and spice. There are 272 cases of this pure, full-bodied, intense Zinfandel. It is a candidate for Zinfandel of the year in this tricky vintage. Readers should not hesitate to get on Carlisle's mailing li...