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  • 2011 A. Rafanelli Zinfandel – USA, California, Sonoma County, Dry Creek Valley (7/11/2018)
    WIML92

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

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

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  • 2011 Carlisle Zinfandel Carlisle Vineyard – USA, California, Sonoma County, Russian River Valley (7/4/2018)
    WIML92

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

    Dark garnet to purple color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of melted black licorice, soapstone, Kirsch and white pepper. Flavors of black cherries, raspberries, plum and earth. Medium acidity, medium tannin, full bodied. Drink over the short to medium term. (92 points)

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  • 2014 Saxum Paderewski Vineyard – USA, California, Central Coast, Paso Robles Willow Creek District (6/8/2018)
    WIML94

    Tasted non blind.

    Dark garnet to purple color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of aspirin, saddle leather, currants and plums. Flavors of raspberries and black berries. Medium acidity, medium tannin, full bodied. Drink now with air or hold. (94 points)

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  • 2013 Dry Creek Vineyard Zinfandel Beeson Ranch – USA, California, Sonoma County, Dry Creek Valley (6/8/2018)
    WIML89

    Tasted non blind. Opened and served immediately.

    Dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of talc, blueberries and a hint of roasted meat. Flavors of black berries and a bit of Bing cherries. Medium acidity, medium tannin, medium to full bodied. Drink or hold. (89 points)

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  • 2011 A. Rafanelli Zinfandel – USA, California, Sonoma County, Dry Creek Valley (6/8/2018)
    WIML92

    Tasted non blind. Opened and served immediately.

    Dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of boysenberries and roasted meat. Nice flavors of black berries and black cherries. Medium acidity, medium tannin, full bodied. Drink or hold. (92 points)

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  • 2009 Storybrook Zinfandel Maycamas Range – USA, California, Napa Valley (6/8/2018)
    WIML88

    Tasted non blind. Opened and served immediately.

    Garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of blueberries and freshly tilled earth. Earthy flavors framed over raspberries and cherries. Medium acidity, medium tannin, medium to full bodied. Drink now. (88 points)

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  • 2010 A. Rafanelli Zinfandel – USA, California, Sonoma County, Dry Creek Valley (6/7/2018)
    WIML93

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

    Dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Beautiful nose of mulled spice wine with added notes of boysenberry. Juicy flavors of black berries, plums and cherries. Medium acidity, medium tannin, medium to full bodied. Drink now. (93 points)

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