- There are currently no submitted critic scores.
Submit a Critic ScoreClose
The nose was intense yet elegant, showing blackberry and raspberry fruits, sweet spices, hints of charred wood and a whiff of vanilla. On the palat... Read more
[Cru (by the glass): c venison p 1995 Arnaldo-Caprai Sagratino Anni 25] Tough act to follow. My palate was likely shot. Could only taste candied pl... Read more
Turley 02 Old Vines Zinfandel - 89-91 Points! Read more
Food Pairings for Turley Zinfandel Atlas Peak
The nose was intense yet elegant, showing blackberry and raspberry fruits, sweet spices, hints of charred wood and a whiff of vanilla. On the palate, I found intense, concentrated fruit kept in check by a core of streamlined acidity. Red and black fruits seemed to saturate the entire palate with hints of herbs, pepper and pure cocoa. On its own, the finish was slightly drying with palate-coating red fruits but it was perfect with a bite of beef brisket.
[Cru (by the glass): c venison p 1995 Arnaldo-Caprai Sagratino Anni 25] Tough act to follow. My palate was likely shot. Could only taste candied plum. Did not enjoy as in previous tastes.
External Reviews for Turley Zinfandel Atlas Peak
Turley 02 Old Vines Zinfandel 89-91 Points - Robert Parker, Wine Advocate: The 2002 Zinfandel Old Vines is a blend of lots that did not make the grade for the single vineyard offerings. No wimpy wine at 16.4% alcohol, it exhibits deep, jammy black fruits intermixed with saddle leather, pepper, and earth. With an unctuous texture as well as a big, chewy finish, it is a robust, mouthfilling, value-priced Zinfandel.
...Pungent aromas of raspberry, pepper and orange peel. Thicker and denser than the young-vines bottling, with bright acidity giving the fruit-driven flavors excellent definition. Finishes sweet and persistent, with firm but fine tannins. A very succ... Stephen Tanzer. A Zinfandel wine from California in USA. 2000 Turley Cellars Zinfandel Old Vines 750ml
Best Wine Deals
Zinfandel Top Lists
Ravenswood Zinfandel Sonoma Old Vines (2011)Wishlisted
Help in Costa RicaReplied
Quality online wine merchants, most who ship internationallyReplied
De Forville Piemonte Chardonnay Ca del Buc (2013)Cellared
Praxis Lagrein (2008)Reviewed
Carnuntum Muhr-Van Der Niepoort (2011)Reviewed
Skylark Wines 'Las Aves' Cabernet Carignan Syrah Blend (2010)Reviewed
Morse Code Shiraz (2009)Commented
Xyzin Old Vine Zinfandel (2012)Listed
Kendall-Jackson Zinfandel Vintner's Reserve California (2012)Listed