Red

2009 Seghesio Family Vineyards Zinfandel Cortina

Zinfandel

  • USA
  • > California
  • > Sonoma County
  • > Dry Creek Valley
Drink between 2012 - 2016
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Community Tasting Notes 31

  • hongjiu Likes this wine: (88 points)

    September 20, 2014 - An unassuming mix of rich red berries and a hint of vanilla. Smooth finish. Enjoyed even by the zinfandel hater in my family. Not an in-your-face like some of its cousins.

  • kcp Does not like this wine: (85 points)

    July 4, 2014 - From nose to finish, alcohol dominates what is otherwise good, dark fruit. Way out of balance.

  • dssinger Likes this wine: (89 points)

    June 27, 2014 - Very smooth, good fruit. Quite ready!

  • dssinger wrote: (87 points)

    February 3, 2014 - Not very flavorful - surprisingly unassertive.

  • fhmesq wrote:

    January 29, 2014 - Loaded with dark fruit flavors, dark cherry and berry, full bodied, some vanilla and a bit of spice and currant. One of my favorite zins.

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  • By Antonio Galloni
    The Best of Sonoma (Feb 2012) (link)

    (Seghesio Family Vineyards Zinfandel Cortina Dry Creek Valley) Subscribe to see review text.

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  • By Richard Jennings
    1/28/2012 (link) 88 points

    (Seghesio Family Vineyards Zinfandel Cortina) Baked berry nose; baked berry, baked plum palate; medium finish 88+ points

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2009
  • Type Red
  • Producer Seghesio Family Vineyards
  • Varietal Zinfandel
  • Designation Cortina
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Sonoma County
  • Appellation Dry Creek Valley

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 538 (58%)
  • Consumed 397 (42%)

Food Pairing

beef, lamb, sheep cheese, southwest flank steak

Who Likes This Wine

95% Like It  20 votes