Category: Red

Napa Cellars Zinfandel (Napa Valley) 2015 review by (PB)

Dark nearly black hue with lovely aromas of rustic Zin dark berry and spice which are lighter than expected. Palate–Zesty mouth feel with intense deep flavors of rich black berries, with some tar, a slight touch of cedar and just gobs of fruit that carries on. Seductively mouth watering with relaxed tannins.  This will be…

Lockwood Cabernet Sauvignon Monterey 2014 review by (PB)

Cranberry jelly hue with aromas of nose tightening (what?), dark berry fruit with good spice and a perfumy air of sweet flowers. Palate–Nice pronounced, slightly tart, slightly sweet ripe fruit with a nice balance of yeasty bread, a slight touch of chocolate cream, and a nice lingering finish. I paid $9 for this gem from…

DeLoach Zinfandel (Russian River Valley) 2014 review by (PB)

Nice dark black cherry hue with aromas of baked bread above the rim, nice dark berry notes with rustic, briary highlights. Palate–underlying finessed layer of black pepper, with solid beam of blackberry notes, and relaxed tannins. This Russian River Zin is rather typical and a good example of the grape. A great pasta, game, or…