You don’t often expect to find Californian wines with this personality for such a brilliant price.
The Sierra Foothillls is, nowadays, something of a winemaking backwater relative to the famous regions closer to the coast (Sonoma, The Napa Valley etc), but at the start of California’s wine story it was the place ...Learn more
“Californian Zinfandel at the genteel end of the spectrum. It has black fruit, a touch of liquorice, clove spice and well-integrated tannins.”
“California Zin has a reputation for being ballsy but this is elegant and smooth with blackcurrant and black tea flavours. It's the perfect winter-warming red.”
“Much enjoyed with turkey.”
“I feared this might be an oaked-out Zin of the sort that gets the grape a bad name. Not so. Full of spicy sweet fruit with a distinct savoury snap to keep it honest - not too heavy or cloying with a layer or two of individuality - great at the price.”
A Roberson Customer