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Turley Zinfandel Howell Mountain Pringle Family 2001

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Notes on the Turley Pringle Vineyard Napa Valley Zinfandel 2001 96 Pts Parker : WINE ADVOCATE REVIEW: 96 POINTS From the cooler climate, upper reaches of Howell Mountain, the 2001 Zinfandel Pringle Family Vineyard (16.2% alcohol) boasts a saturated purple color as well as a terrific perfume of minerals, creme de cassis, and blackberry liqueur. Revealing great intensity, surprising structure, tremendous purity, and good underlying acidity buttressing the enormous wealth of fruit and glycerin, this is a tour de force in Zinfandel. This brilliant effort will probably evolve for a decade.TURLEY PRINGLE VINEYARD NAPA VALLEY ZINFANDEL 2001 96 PTS PARKER

Region: USA » California » Napa » Howell Mountain
Winery: Turley
Color: Red
Varietal: Zinfandel
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Turley:
Turley is a winery that focuses on small production “Big Red” wines from old vine Zinfandel and Petite Syrah, based in St. Helena in the Napa Valley, California. The winery is a family operation helmed brother and sister duo Larry and Helen Turley, founded in 1993. Their prestigious wines are in constantly high demand, and their private wine club has a two-year waiting list. The w... Read more
Turley is a winery that focuses on small production “Big Red” wines from old vine Zinfandel and Petite Syrah, based in St. Helena in the Napa Valley, California. The winery is a family operation helmed brother and sister duo Larry and Helen Turley, founded in 1993. Their prestigious wines are in constantly high demand, and their private wine club has a two-year waiting list. The wines are produced from several vineyards, with vines dating back to the 1800s. Each terroir lends its own character to the wines, and they are given separate labels according to location each vintage. The vineyards are located in Napa, Sonoma, Paso Robles, Lodi, Howell Mountain and Contra Costa.  Read less
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Snooth User: Terence Pang
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3.50 5
04/22/2012

Purchased from Winebid.com. Intense dark ruby colour. Clean, layered aromas of blackberries, blackcurrants, fresh violet florals, hints of baked cloves and pepper. Dry, full-bodied wine with racy acidity and an even slath of tannins. 16.2% alc but you hardly feel it. Silky textured, it is more straight-forward on the palate without compromising its expressiveness. Vibrant dark berry fruit flavours, plenty of spice and black pepper on the finish. Long supple finish, this has aged very well and probably has a few years left in the tank. Drink now – 2018. 94/100.



Notes on the Turley Pringle Vineyard Napa Valley Zinfandel 2001 96 Pts Parker : WINE ADVOCATE REVIEW: 96 POINTS From the cooler climate, upper reaches of Howell Mountain, the 2001 Zinfandel Pringle Family Vineyard (16.2% alcohol) boasts a saturated purple color as well as a terrific perfume of minerals, creme de cassis, and blackberry liqueur. Revealing great intensity, surprising structure, tremendous purity, and good underlying acidity buttressing the enormous wealth of fruit and glycerin, this is a tour de force in Zinfandel. This brilliant effort will probably evolve for a decade.TURLEY PRINGLE VINEYARD NAPA VALLEY ZINFANDEL 2001 96 PTS PARKER

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