|Region:||USA » California » Sonoma County » Dry Creek Valley|
|Varietal:||Zinfandel , Petite Sirah|
Tasted at the 2010 Zap wine festival and I only captured the numeric rating. I’ll have to taste again to get more detailed notes.
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Varietals Produced by Mazzocco Vineyards View all
“King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...
Sauvignon Blanc is widely grown in California -- at over 15,000 acres, it’s now the third most planted variety -- and...
The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...
Parentage of the grape: Crljenak to Austria to America. In the 1970s, claims surfaced that the Italian Primitivo is l...
British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...
Page 1 of 4Mazzocco Vineyards on Snooth
After graduating from medical school and before beginning indentured service as a resident physician, my wife and I decided we should make a trip out to California wine country and Yosemite. So, a week after moving to my new residency location, we pawned off the two year old on the grandparents and headed for the hills of California.We arrived i... Read More
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We're heading back to (my favorite wine region) Russian River the first weekend in October and are looking for advice on what to do and what to expect. We've been to RRV several times but only during the off season. Is there anything special we should do at this time of year, and conversely, is there anything we should avoid? Read More
Here's the official lineup'11 Bedrock Casa Santinamaria'10 Bedrock Compagni Portis'11 Bedrock Kick Ranch Sauvignon Blanc'10 Bedrock Ode to Lulu Rose of Mourvedre'11 Bedrock Saitone Zinfandel'09 Bedrock Lachryma Montis Monte Rosso Semillon'05 Carlisle Two AcresBR Cohn Cabernet Port'94 Broadbent Port'03 Doisy Daene Barsac'73 Fetzer Ricetti Zinfand... Read More
Wow, we had a great time last night. Hopefully Foxall will have a chance to put his spin on things. I didn't take any notes, just 2 pictures but I lined up some of the dead soldiers this morning. 15 people, over 30 different wines and not a single dud except for a sweet/syrupy/candied 2001 Rosenblum Monte Rosso Zinfandel. But enough for the bad... Read More
I’ve had Zinfandel on my mind as of late. From attending the ZAP Festival in January right up to my recent efforts to pair grilling recipes with Zins, they’ve been a major focus of my recent efforts. While I have been celebrating the grape, there are so many great expressions available today, there is one aspect of Zinfandel that keeps it from b... Read More
Completely shot on the nose, caramel, beef extract, sweet. Sweet, mouthfilling, acidified, disjointed, , over extracted, tannic, horrible. I enjoyed this wine on release. 50pts Read More
This Zin from a producer of many different zins is somewhat light in style. It is of moderate color, not dark. The flavors consist of cherry, spice and plum with minimal extract. Short finish-- My rating -- 83 Read More
Wow! Full-bodied zinfandel character with complexity and depth, starts with hints of earth and tobacco with dark fruits and berries on the nose, cinnamon notes, full-bodied, intense blackberries, cassis, and plum flavors, hint of vanilla and amazing full-tannins that linger with the long smooth finish, black cherry emerges in the finish with a p... Read More
Apr 16, 2010
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Sep 27, 2009
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