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 Vintage2011 Label 1 of 5 
TypeRed
ProducerSeghesio Family Vineyards (web)
VarietyZinfandel
DesignationBlock 8
VineyardSan Lorenzo
CountryUSA
RegionCalifornia
SubRegionSonoma County
AppellationAlexander Valley
UPC Code(s)088254759240

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Drinking window: Drink between 2013 and 2016 (based on 10 user opinions)

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Community Tasting Notes (average 89.3 pts. and median of 90 pts. in 24 notes) - hiding notes with no text

 Tasted by WineBovine on 5/31/2015 & rated 90 points: Excellent. Wish I had more! (42 views)
 Tasted by CJM on 3/20/2015 & rated 82 points: Clear, very deep garnet. Blackberry jam, bramble, prune. low acids, medium tannins. Cedar, menthol. Medium to short tannic finish (291 views)
 Tasted by williamswhine on 2/20/2015 & rated 90 points: Very enjoyable. Classic Seghesio Zin -- dark, berry, smooth, fruity, slightly sweet, medium finish. Very consistent; very good with and without food. (381 views)
 Tasted by kayaklady on 6/21/2014 & rated 91 points: Quite enjoyable - lasted over several days and did not lose its appeal. Did not need much time to breathe, yet should be good for another few years. Briary and nice ripe fruit, but not jammy or overdone. Medium long finish. (1077 views)
 Tasted by Chizman on 7/4/2013: See February 2013 (1727 views)
 Tasted by CJM on 4/11/2013 & rated 86 points: tasty young zin; excellent fruit/earthy flavor balance - very nice (1661 views)
 Tasted by KCP1197 on 2/19/2013: From Seghesio...

Scents of red fruits and briary spice. Flavors of cherry compote and raspberry preserves. Good acidity with fine dusty tannins and soft round finish. (1810 views)

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Seghesio Family Vineyards

Producer website
Begun in 1895 by our grandfather, Edoardo Seghesio. Seghesio Family Vineyards is a collection of estate vineyards in Sonoma County hand-farmed by our family for four generations.

Zinfandel

ZAP: Zinfandel Advocates & Producers | Varietal character (Appellation America) | Wikipedia-Zinfandel

San Lorenzo

On weinlagen-info

USA

WineAmerica (National Association of American Wineries) | Free the Grapes!

California

California Wines (Wine Institute of California)

California is one of the most diverse wine regions in the world, with almost 100 grape varieties grown in over 100 viticultural areas, including dozens of ­different microclimates and soil types, as well as a very individualistic set of ­winemakers, many with international experience, which adds to and deepens that diversity.

Sonoma County

Sonoma County Vintners

Alexander Valley

Alexander Valley Winegrowers Association | Wikipedia

 
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