Red

2010 Caymus Zinfandel

Zinfandel

  • USA
  • > California
  • > Napa Valley
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Community Tasting Notes 17

  • stconner Likes this wine: (93 points)

    January 15, 2015 - though overall rating is a 93, for a Zin this would be closer to a 95. Very dark purple in color. This is a big zin and can use a little time decanting if possible. It has plenty of fruit and nice long finish for a zin.

  • domestic_primate Likes this wine: (90 points)

    December 1, 2014 - Exactly what I'm looking for in a Zin; big, teeth staining, borderline jammy but still with enough structure and polish to keep it interesting.

  • MPAN wrote: (87 points)

    October 28, 2014 - Dark red; rich slightly subdued nose of dark berries; tannic and acidic expression, powerful; a bit "too much" and appearing somewhat unbalanced

  • mn47 wrote: (95 points)

    June 29, 2014 - Un grand vin à prix abordable. Tout y est: odeurs et saveurs de petits fruits, date, pruneau, tabac, réglisse et des notes de fumée, le tout dans une texture gourmande. Une semaine plus tard, il tient encore la route. Un défaut: son taux d'alcool à 15,4 %.

  • Twinkles wrote: (87 points)

    December 15, 2013 - Hot zin that turns out to be a bit muted. Alcohol content really overpowered no matter how much I cooled it down. Remained hot on the second day but with stronger notes of plum.

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2010
  • Type Red
  • Producer Caymus
  • Varietal Zinfandel
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Napa Valley
  • Appellation Napa Valley
  • UPC Code 017224730101

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 520 (62%)
  • Consumed 325 (38%)

Food Pairing

farfalle, tomato

Who Likes This Wine

100% Like It  21 votes