WineBoard
Some Zins opened over the holidays - Printable Version

+- WineBoard (http://wines.com/wineboard)
+-- Forum: TASTING NOTES & WINE SPECIFIC FORUMS (/forum-200.html)
+--- Forum: Zinfandel (The Real Red Stuff) (/forum-36.html)
+--- Thread: Some Zins opened over the holidays (/thread-9207.html)



- LoveZin - 01-02-1999 03:33 AM

-95 Coffaro Estate Cuvee. Dry Creek. Great berry fruit, cedar, some pepperyness, medium light tannins - well balanced, drinks fine now and should hold for a while! a great Wine! (This is actually a blend Of Zin, Cab, Carignan, Petit and Cab Franc.)

-'93 Paso Robles Cellars Zin, med red, ripe fruit nose, in mouth a very ripe plummy jammy wine, light tannins.

-'90 Castoro Cellars, Paso Robles Zinfandel. Deep dark red, almost opaque, very raisiny, plummy sweet nose, in mouth a fruit bomb, sweet must have some RS (No mention on the label), port like flavors. Long finish. surprising wine.

-'95 Homewood, Russian River Zinfandel. med dark color, subdued berry nose, in mouth nice blackberry fruit, pepper, good balance, med tannins. Will keep another year or two.

[This message has been edited by LoveZin (edited 01-02-99).]