Zinfandels | WYPR

Zinfandels

Jul 12, 2017

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Al and Hugh investigate what's shakin' in the world of zinfadels.  

Click on the image for the wine list.

The Wine List

Rosenblum Zinfandel, Contra Coasta County '13   

A lovely, juicy zin from a veteran zin winery

Quality: ★★​

Price Range: $20-$40

Pedroncelli Zinfandel "Mother Clone", Dry Creek Valley '13  

Deeply flavored, with tons of blackberry and briar notes

Quality: ★★​1/2

Price Range: Less than $20

Frei Brothers Reserve Zinfandel, Dry Creek Valley '15

Best of the bunch, quality fruit, impeccable wine-making

Quality: ★★★​

Price Range: Less than $20 VALUE

Ridge Zinfandel, East Bench, Dry Creek Valley '15

Young and promising, buy for your cellar, not your table

Quality: ★★

Price Range: Less than $20

Many of these fine wines can be purchased at Reds Wine and Spirits.