Location: Sterling, CT

I got into wine about 50 years ago. Started with French wines and in the mid-seventies got into California wine. And now I am a fan of almost every popular wine region.

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  • Sep 26 at 3:41pm

    Previously available for $125.00

    zinfandel1's Review:
    Added Sep 26 at 3:41pm
    So fresh and elegant. Gorgeous red color. Not much sediment. Not much on the nose. Upon tasting I picked up dark fruits in the background. Tannins were still there but light to medium. The finish was medium. The freshness of this 11 year old wine was remarkable.

  • Apr 22 at 10:37am

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    zinfandel1's Review:
    Added Apr 22 at 10:37am
    Soft, Elegant with a hint of fruit to make it interesting. A perfect match for Chicken Picatta.

  • Apr 9 at 11:39am

    zinfandel1's Review:
    Added Jun 16, 2014 at 1:31pm
    Salmon color. Raspberry, some strawberry and a bit of watermelon on the nose. These fruits are way in the background when this wine hits the palate. Overall, a fairly dry rose with a short finish. Well made and perfect for summer indulgence. Enjoy drinking it alone or with light foods.

  • Previously available for $169.99

    zinfandel1's Review:
    Added Oct 1, 2013 at 4:24pm
    This is classic mountain (Howell Mt.) cabernet sauvignon. The color couldn't be any darker. Bouquet is of dark fruits of plum and cherry and a hint of damp earth. On the palate an explosion of dark fruits, more than I would expect from a mountain cab, along with an earthiness. Tannins are there but really not overpowering. The finish is fairly long. This wine is drinkable now and possibly for several more years.

  • Mar 26 at 7:31pm

    Previously available for $23.99

    zinfandel1's Review:
    Added Mar 26 at 7:31pm
    A perfect Valpolicella. Nice acidity with fairly light tannins. Went well with our pasta and meatballs and sausage. My home made pasta sauce was perfect for this wine. This wine can probably last for several more years.

  • Mar 26 at 7:24pm

    Previously available for $19.99

  • Mar 25 at 6:01pm

    Previously available for $24.00

    zinfandel1's Review:
    Added Mar 25 at 6:01pm
    Did not expect this syrah to be so youthful. Beautiful dark red color. Nice black pepper on the tongue along with medium tannins.A nice medium finish. Lots of dried dark fruits. All in all this wine was a pleasant surprise and has many more years to go.

  • Jun 16, 2015 at 4:25pm

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    zinfandel1's Review:
    Added Jun 16, 2015 at 4:25pm
    Refreshing and slightly dry. This is how I like "ROSE". Uvaggio is a California wine and does not use Italian grapes. How can it be called ROSATO?

  • Apr 17, 2015 at 10:54am
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    Average Price: $29.00

    zinfandel1's Review:
    Added Apr 17, 2015 at 10:44am
    Produttori del Barbaresco Aroma of flowers and cherry. On the palate sour cherry and plum along with some earthiness tones. tannins are still there, especially on the back of the palate. An exquisite medium to long finish. Decant this wine for at least 1/2 hour.

  • Apr 17, 2015 at 10:38am

    Previously available for $199.99

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