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  • 2011 Carlisle Zinfandel Monte Rosso Vineyard – USA, California, Sonoma County, Sonoma Valley (11/10/2019)
    WIML93

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

    Garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of saddle leather, thatch, floral notes and mixed dark fruits. Flavors of black berries, boysenberries and a hint of either red plum or red cherry. Medium acidity, medium tannin, full bodied. Drink or hold. I say drink now. (93 points)

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  • 2012 A. Rafanelli Zinfandel – USA, California, Sonoma County, Dry Creek Valley (9/2/2019)
    WIML93

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

    Dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of lavender, boysenberry and black cherries. Flavors of black boysenberries, raspberries and plums. Medium acidity, medium tannin, full bodied. Drink or hold. (93 points)

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  • 2010 Carlisle Zinfandel Martinelli Road Vineyard – USA, California, Sonoma County, Russian River Valley (8/28/2019)
    WIML93

    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 soapstone, talc, black berries and florals. Flavors of black raspberries and black cherries. Medium acidity, medium tannin, full bodied. Drink now.

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  • 2011 Robert Biale Zinfandel Old Crane Ranch – USA, California, Napa Valley, St. Helena (6/16/2019)
    WIML92

    Tasted non blind.

    Garnet to dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of soapstone, potpourri, boysenberry and plum. Flavors of boysenberry, tart berries ans strawberries. Medium acidity, medium tannin, full bodied. Drink now. (92 points)

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  • 2011 Carlisle Zinfandel Monte Rosso Vineyard – USA, California, Sonoma County, Sonoma Valley (3/28/2019)
    WIML93

    Garnet to dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of lavender, boysenberry, spice and plum. Flavors of boysenberry, berries and strawberries. Medium to tangy acidity, medium tannin, full bodied. Drink or hold. I’d lean towards drink. (93 points)

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  • 2014 Gary Farrell Zinfandel Grist Vineyard – USA, California, Sonoma County, Dry Creek Valley (1/2/2019)
    WIML91

    Tasted non blind.

    Dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of black pepper, Kirsch and plum. Flavors of black raspberries, black berries and plums. Medium acidity, medium tannin, full bodied. Drink over the short term. (91 points)

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  • 2016 Sobon Estate Primitivo ReZerve – USA, California, Sierra Foothills, Amador County (1/2/2019)
    WIML88

    Tasted non blind.

    Garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of blueberries, plums and smoke. Flavors of plums and blueberries. Medium acidity, medium tannin, medium bodied. Drink now. (88 points)

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