2017 East Bench Zinfandel

$32.00

Wine Information

100% Zinfandel - Organically Grown

91 Points – Jeb Dunnuck, JebDunnuck.com
90 Points – Antonio Galloni, Vinous Media

Appellation

Dry Creek Valley

Alcohol By Volume

14.7%

Ripe blackberry, cocoa and mint on the nose. Brambly red fruit palate with a tannic grip, finishes with notes of chapparel and licorice. JO (2/19)
In 1999, we planted this twenty acre parcel to zinfandel. As the vineyard matures, depth and complexity of flavor have increased. In 2017, the vines set a short crop with smaller clusters than usual, resulting in one of the most concentrated wines we have made from East Bench. Twelve months aging in American oak has softened tannins. Enjoyable upon release, this exemplary zinfandel will age for a further six-to-seven years.
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