Wine Department: Over 90 Under $30 January 2019Back to feed
- Posted: 12/27/2018
- Categories: Wine
When looking for a noble grape synonymous with America, one need look no further than Zinfandel. Though some malign the grape for its more pinkish incantations, Zinfandel is a noble grape through and through, and we’ve got some amazing suggestions to prove it.
2016 Ancient Vines Zinfandel
Contra Costa County, California
Jungle Price: $12.99
#40 Wine Spectator Top 100 of 2018. Always a dynamite value in Zinfandel.
91 pts. ~ Wine Spectator
The Prisoner Wine Company
2016 Saldo Zinfandel
St. Helena, Califonia
A killer Zinfandel full of jammy, juicy notes of blueberries, blackberries, chocolate and graham cracker.
90 pts. ~ Wine Enthusiast
Dry Creek, California
Big, plump and robust! Blueberry jam, vanilla bean, and just enough spice to bring it all together.
90 pts. ~ Wine Spectator
Sonoma County, California
Seghesio continues to knock it out of the park will all of their Zin’s. The Sonoma is only the entry level zinfandel by name! Black and blueberry jam with a touch of cinnamon.
93 pts. ~ Wine Spectator