(2006 Vintage) 4% Petite Sirah; 4% Syrah; 2% Carignane; 2% Barbera. Lots of woodsy, old-leather smells work to flatten and mask the back-ground presence of blackberries in the nose here, and, while a touch richer on...
Wine & Spirits(2006 Vintage) A clean, basic red wine that's focused on standard berry and cherry aromas and flavors. Fresh but simple, with limited raspberry and cherry flavors along with a touch of vanilla. Competent but entirely regular.A thoroughly enjoyable Zinfandel that shows the variety's lusty character, but with special grace and finesse. Bone dry and richly tannic, it has complex flavors of blackberries, blueberries and currants, with earthier notes of tobacco, leather and unsweetened dark chocolate. Very fine.