Big rich and zinny. Red / black color, red respberry and cedar nose, black & red berry mouth with layers of coco and earth. buy it drink it age it
Mid dark ruby red with a good clean intensity in the glass, looked very promising. The nose was big on cherries, had some good spicebox to it and some licorice in there too. The palate was a little more acidic than I wanted and not particularly tannic, a good clean aftertaste. An interesting wine but not worth the money IMO. Buy an Italian Primitivo.
External Reviews for Mariah Zinfandel Mendocino Ridge
Wine Tasting NotesIntense fruit flavors of blackberry, plum and blueberry with hints of spice; mild tannins and a long finish.
You can smell plenty of oak here in the minty, mountainy red and black fruit, but otherwise the substantial oak is well integrated. In your mouth the wine adds chocolate and grape tannins, then violet