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  • NV Flaunt Wine Company – USA, California, Sonoma County (2/20/2020)
    WIML91

    Tasted non blind. Straw color in the glass, clear looking throughout with tiny, steady beading. Nose of ginger, yellow pear and brown spices. Flavors of lemon, yellow pear and a hint of cherry. Bright acidity, full bodied. Drink over the short term. (91 points)

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  • 2009 Kosta Browne Pinot Noir Koplen Vineyard – USA, California, Sonoma County, Russian River Valley (2/13/2020)
    WIML94

    Tasted non blind.

    Dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Attractive nose that draws you in deeper with firm enticing aromas of Birch, florals, black boysenberries and black cherries. Flavors of plums, boysenberry, black berries and black cherries. Medium acidity, fully resolved tannin, full bodied. Drink now. (94 points)

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  • 2014 Carlisle Zinfandel Old Vines – USA, California, Sonoma County, Russian River Valley (2/2/2020)
    WIML91

    Tasted non blind. Opened and served immediately. Followed over about 3 hours.

    Dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of cocoa powder, blueberries, flowers and plums. Flavors of red raspberries, cherries and plums. Medium acidity, medium tannin, medium to full bodied. Drink over the short term. (91 points)

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  • 2012 A. Rafanelli Zinfandel – USA, California, Sonoma County, Dry Creek Valley (2/2/2020)
    WIML93

    Tasted non blind.

    Dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of smoke, Kirsch, black berries and soapstone. Flavors of plum, boysenberries and cherries. Medium acidity,medium tannin, full bodied. Drink or hold. I’d lean towards drink now. (93 points)

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  • 2011 A. Rafanelli Zinfandel – USA, California, Sonoma County, Dry Creek Valley (1/27/2020)
    WIML92

    Tasted non blind. Opened and served immediately. Followed over about 90 minutes.

    Dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of lavender, cassis, black berries and plums. Flavors of boysenberries, black berries and plums. Medium acidity, medium tannin, full bodied. Drink over the short term. (92 points)

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  • 2010 Carlisle Syrah Bennett Valley – USA, California, Sonoma County, Bennett Valley (1/19/2020)
    WIML91

    Tasted non blind. Followed over about 3 hours.

    Dark garnet to purple color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of briar-patch, white pepper and boysenberries. Flavors of Bing cherries, boysenberries and plum. Medium acidity, medium tannin, full bodied. Drink now. (91 points)

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  • 2010 Kosta Browne Pinot Noir 4 Barrel – USA, California, Sonoma County, Russian River Valley (12/21/2019)
    WIML93

    Tasted non blind. Opened and served immediately. Followed over about two hours.

    Dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of Kirsch, birch, black berry and black cherry. Flavors of black raspberries, black cherries and plums. Medium acidity, medium tannin, full bodied. Drink or hold. I’d lean towards drink now. (93 points)

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