HARVEST DATE: October 4, 2012

PH: 3.78

ALCOHOL: 15.9%

AVA: Russian River Valley

PRODUCTION: 115 Cases / 20 Cases 1.5L Magnums

Black cherry in color with garnet hues.  These 60 year old head trained vines produced an elegant and approachable yet powerful zinfandel with strawberry & rhubarb on the nose and a black cherry earthiness on the palate.  The tannins are well integrated allowing for a finish that lingers and excites.

*Gold Medal @ International Womens Wine Competition June 2014

*Zinfandel of the Month – 92 Points; Zinfandel Chronicles, Dec 2014 “Full bodied and rich with nice structure and complexity”

*Wine Spectator – June 30, 2015 Issue, 89pts  Ripe and plush, with raspberry and spiced cinnamon aromas and jammy flavors of boysenberry, licorice and toast. Appealing for the style. Drink now through 2020


$40 / BOTTLE


HARVEST DATE: September 30, 2013

PH: 3.83


AVA: Russian River Valley


Classic Violet in color with an attractive bright cherry nose.  The palate exhibits an intensity of spice, white pepper surrounded by red & black fruits.  The velvety texture reveals a long finish with strong acidity and well integrated tannins. 

*eRobertParker.com #223 – March 2016, 92pts “… The wine displays a dark ruby/plum color and deliciously sweet black and red currant fruit as well as briary wild berry notes, earth, licorice, and a touch of tapenade. It is classic, full-bodied Zinfandel to drink over the next 5-7 years.

*Zinfandel Chronicles – Oct 2015, 92pts “Violet in color. 15% ABV. Super nose of red fruits and white pepper. Rich and juicy with mouth watering acidity. Perfect balance. Raspberry, boysenberry and a hint of citrus on the palate. This wine will only improve with a few years in the cellar. Exceptional Russian River Valley Zinfandel from an amazing vineyard.”

*Wine Spectator – April 2016, 88pts “Burly and ripe, with dark notes of blueberry and blackberry, plus accents of licorice and toasty sage. Drink now through 2021.”

$40 / BOTTLE


HARVEST DATE: September 20, 2014

PH: 3.77

ALCOHOL: 14.50%

AVA: Russian River Valley


Deep Red color with hues of Violet and a nose of bright red fruits, pepper and ripe plum.  The palate is rich with brambly dark fruits and a touch of dark chocolate.  Elegant tannins and balance give way to a long finish.

*International Wine Review – Zinfandel Sprecial Report, May 2017 – 90pts “This Old Vine Zinfandel is sourced from a small plot of 60 year-old head-trained vines of the famed Bacigalupi Vineyard. It displays restrained dark fruit aromas of plum. blackcurrant and chocolate. Full-bodied and soft on the attack, it is beautifully balanced with ripe tannins and a persistent finish.”

*Zinfandel Chronicles, November 2016 – 92pts “Blood red in color. 14.5% ABV. Show stopping nose of sweet red fruits, spiced plums and white pepper. Plush and rich with medium acidity. Raspberry, blackberry, plums and pepper on the palate. Slight tannins on a long finish. Give this wine 3-5 years in the cellar. Super Zinfandel…”

$40 / BOTTLE

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