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Outpost Zinfandel Howell Mountain (2007)

Rank:  5th Place Rating:  90 Approximate Price:  $45 Cutting:  An excellent medium bodied wine with vanilla, raspberry, cherry and pepper characteristics.   Powerful toasty vanilla, raspberry, cherry and pepper aromas highlight the Outpost Zinfandel from Howell Mountain.  On the palate, cherry, berry and pepper flavors predominate.  Some tasters observed licorice and plum characteristics.  This is […]

Napa Valley Zinfandel August 2012 Tasting Preview

Napa Valley is known for elegant, but vibrant Zinfandels.  AVAs such as Howell Mountain and Atlas Peak within Napa Valley are making some especially exciting wines.  Join us during the next several days as we taste and rank these five Napa Valley Zinfandels: Ballantine Block 9 Reserve Zinfandel Napa Valley (2007) Outpost Zinfandel Howell Mountain […]