Red

2011 Robert Biale Zinfandel Black Chicken

Zinfandel

  • USA
  • > California
  • > Napa Valley
  • > Oak Knoll
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Community Tasting Notes 33

  • Kesslerc14 wrote: (92 points)

    October 19, 2014 - This is just a great bottle of zin. Ripe cherry and berry flavors and an excellent long finish.

  • stconner Likes this wine: (92 points)

    September 25, 2014 - Nice nose. Some sweatness on the front-end, very nice & longer finish.

  • Dono1212 wrote: (88 points)

    August 16, 2014 - Nice nose; OK, but not outstanding - worked well with spicy red pasta sauce & bison meatballs: 88

  • skinut Likes this wine: (91 points)

    July 6, 2014 - bright, fresh red fruits, no discernible tannins. Almost sweet, but not really. Full bodied and soft on the palate though not particularly complex. Nice length on the finish.

  • Steven A wrote: (92 points)

    March 28, 2014 - - Crimsom color.

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Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar

  • By Stephen Tanzer
    May/June 2013, Issue #168 (link)

    (Robert Biale Vineyards Zinfandel Black Chicken Napa Valley) Subscribe to see review text.

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  • By Richard Jennings
    2/2/2013 (link) 93 points

    (Robert Biale Zinfandel Black Chicken) Medium red violet color; appealing, lavender, tart berry, black currant nose; tasty, tart berry, pepper, tart black currant palate with medium acidity; needs 2 years; medium-plus finish

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2011
  • Type Red
  • Producer Robert Biale
  • Varietal Zinfandel
  • Designation Black Chicken
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Napa Valley
  • Appellation Oak Knoll

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 10 (1%)
  • In Cellars 952 (69%)
  • Consumed 419 (30%)

Food Pairing

Chciago Deepdish Pizza

Who Likes This Wine

100% Like It  33 votes