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Plungerhead Zinfandel Old Vine Dry Creek Valley (2007)

Rank:  1st Place (Tie) Rating:  93 Approximate Price:  $17 Cutting:  A tremendous wine bursting with blackberry, cassis, smoke and spice that excited many of our Zinfanatics. The Plungerhead Zinfandel from Dry Creek Valley is a tremendous wine with intriguing blackberry, cassis, smoky and spice aromas and flavors.  Some tasters described raspberry, leather, cinnamon, bay leaf, […]

Lodi Zinfandel Tasting – Bottom 4

Summary None of the Lodi Zinfandels we tasted were considered undrinkable or bad by our Zinfanatic tasters.  However, as a whole the Lodi wines are lighter and less impressive than the Sonoma County Zinfandels we tasted in May.  The best of the Lodi Zinfandels from our June tasting would likely have ranked in the middle […]