Alexander Valley Vineyards 2004

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The 2004 Alexander School Top of the Crop Syrah is 100 percent Syrah from hillside vineyards. Boysenberry and blackbe...

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Dubs's Liquors and Fine Wines
Mansfield, MA (390 mi)
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Wetzel Estates AV Cabernet had good black plum color, aromas of black stone fruits, tobacco and spice and then carried the berry, black plum fruit ... Read more

This was just opened when I tried it...... It was astringent and I think just needed some more time..... I think. Tasted at Geneva wine tasting 4... Read more

Fruity, very dry, very tannic merlot. Good fruit. Finish overly dry. Read more

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Snooth User: InWineTruth
2201061,634
2.50 5
01/28/2011

Wetzel Estates AV Cabernet had good black plum color, aromas of black stone fruits, tobacco and spice and then carried the berry, black plum fruit in the glass with integrated tannins and a moderate finish.

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Black stone fruits

Snooth User: rar8888
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3.00 5
04/19/2010

This was just opened when I tried it...... It was astringent and I think just needed some more time..... I think. Tasted at Geneva wine tasting 4/18/2010.


Snooth User: Philip James
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3.00 5
06/02/2007

Fruity, very dry, very tannic merlot. Good fruit. Finish overly dry.


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External Review
01/17/2009

Wine Tasting NotesSangiovese has a knack for absorbing oak during barrel aging. To compensate for that, we age our Sangiovese in neutral French oak to ensure the vibrant fruit flavors aren't overrun. On the nose, this wine displays aromas of cherry, strawberry and plum as well as tea and rose petals. The predominant flavors are red plum and spice. Drink now or cellar this wine for 5 to 8 years.


External Review
01/17/2009

Wine Tasting NotesIntense aromas of black cherry, plum, cassis and chocolate combine with rich concentrated fruit, spicy oak, and a velvety mouth feel. Firm tannins, beautiful balance and a long finish give testament to the opulence of this wine. Enjoyable now and yet age worthy for at least a decade.


External Review
03/20/2009

<h2>Description</h2>Anyone in search of a big, jammy Zinfandel needs to seek out a little Redemption. A perfect counterpoint to our famous Sin Zin, the 2004 Redemption Zin is all Zinfandel and all Dry Creek Valley. As a result, the wine delivers classic Dry Creek aromas of ripe blueberries and spice and flavors of blackberries, black cherries and black pepper.This is a wine that seems tailor-made for barbecued ribs. While there's often debate about whether Zinfandels are really crafted for aging, Winemaker Kevin Hall says this is one that could easily cellar for 5 to 9 years.Silver Medal - 2007 San Diego International Wine Competition<h2 class="wine_data"> Wine Data</h2><table align="left" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"><tbody><tr><td class="label">Appellation</td><td class="data">Dry Creek Valley</td></tr><tr><td class="label">Grape Varietal</td><td class="data">Zinfandel</td></tr></tbody></table>


External Review
04/30/2010

Alexander Valley Vineyards Alexander School Reserve Cabernet 2004 and all other premium wine from Alexander Valley Vineyards available at discounted prices at CheaperCigars.com. We also carry many other premium wine lables from USA and all over the world.


External Review
04/30/2010

Alexander Valley Vineyards Zinfandel 3 Btl Temptation 05/Sin 04/Redemption 2004 and all other premium wine from Alexander Valley Vineyards available at discounted prices at CheaperCigars.com. We also carry many other premium wine lables from USA and all over the world.


External Review
09/23/2011

Estate Sangiovese is an easy-drinking red that offers up notes of strawberries and plums and even a subtle essence of tea leaves and rose petals.


External Review
07/20/2010

Description Anyone in search of a big, jammy Zinfandel needs to seek out a little Redemption. A perfect counterpoint to our famous Sin Zin, the 2004 Redemption Zin is all Zinfandel and all Dry Creek Valley. As a result, the wine delivers classic Dry Creek aromas of ripe blueberries and spice and flavors of blackberries, black cherries and black pepper. This is a wine that seems tailor-made for barbecued ribs. While there's often debate about whether Zinfandels are really crafted for aging, Winemaker Kevin Hall says this is one that could easily cellar for 5 to 9 years. Silver Medal - 2007 San Diego International Wine Competition Wine Data Appellation Dry Creek Valley Grape Varietal Zinfandel


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369589 Snooth User: rajuno
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3.50 5
01/31/2010

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12/08/2008

191252 Snooth User: kbjaco
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3.00 5
06/04/2009

rated this wine
4.50 5
11/26/2007

607110 Snooth User: Rysler
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10/10/2010

rated this wine
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06/16/2009

223106 Snooth User: txred
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07/27/2009

Winemaker's Notes:

DescriptionAnyone in search of a big, jammy Zinfandel needs to seek out a little Redemption. A perfect counterpoint to our famous Sin Zin, the 2004 Redemption Zin is all Zinfandel and all Dry Creek Valley. As a result, the wine delivers classic Dry Creek aromas of ripe blueberries and spice and flavors of blackberries, black cherries and black pepper.<br/><br/>This is a wine that seems tailor-made for barbecued ribs. While there's often debate about whether Zinfandels are really crafted for aging, Winemaker Kevin Hall says this is one that could easily cellar for 5 to 9 years.<br/><br/><strong>Silver Medal - 2007 San Diego International Wine Competition</strong><br/><!--%img_bottle%-->Wine DataAppellationDry Creek ValleyGrape VarietalZinfandel

Tasting Notes:

The 2004 Alexander School Top of the Crop Syrah is 100 percent Syrah from hillside vineyards. Boysenberry and blackberry jam flavors dominate this inky-hued wine along with notes of violet, thyme and spice. The wine was aged in a combination of French and Hungarian oak with a third of the barrels new.

DescriptionAnyone in search of a big, jammy Zinfandel needs to seek out a little Redemption. A perfect counterpoint to our famous Sin Zin, the 2004 Redemption Zin is all Zinfandel and all Dry Creek Valley. As a result, the wine delivers classic Dry Creek aromas of ripe blueberries and spice and flavors of blackberries, black cherries and black pepper.<br/><br/>This is a wine that seems tailor-made for barbecued ribs. While there's often debate about whether Zinfandels are really crafted for aging, Winemaker Kevin Hall says this is one that could easily cellar for 5 to 9 years.<br/><br/><strong>Silver Medal - 2007 San Diego International Wine Competition</strong><br/><!--%img_bottle%-->Wine DataAppellationDry Creek ValleyGrape VarietalZinfandel

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