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The Week in Zinfandel (10/11/21)

Welcome to the latest installment of The Week in Zinfandel. If I missed your post or story please send me a link and I will be sure to include it next week. Costco Wine Blog reviews the 2018 Di Arie Break Away Zinfandel. Wine Spectator writes Know Your Grapes. Wine Folly writes Taste Napa Valley – Learn by Drinking Course.…

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The Week in Zinfandel (9/27/21)

Welcome to the latest installment of The Week in Zinfandel. If I missed your post or story please send me a link and I will be sure to include it next week. Wine Enthusiast writes Top 100 Best Buys of 2021. Wine Industry Advisor writes Dear Sommelier, It’s OK to Like Zinfandel. Ridge Wine Blog writes Evangelho Vineyard: Ancient Vines…

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The Week in Zinfandel (9/20/21)

Welcome to the latest installment of The Week in Zinfandel. If I missed your post or story please send me a link and I will be sure to include it next week. Ridge Wine Blog writes Harvest 2021 Has Begun. Reverse Wine Snob writes Scarlet Path Lodi Zinfandel – A Juicy Jam. Costco Wine Blog reviews the 2018 Di Arie…

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The Week in Zinfandel (9/13/21)

Welcome to the latest installment of The Week in Zinfandel. If I missed your post or story please send me a link and I will be sure to include it next week. Loren Sonkin reviews the 2018 Carlisle Zinfandel Papera Ranch. Tim Fish writes 10 Spirted Sonoma Zinfandels at 90+ Points. Randy Caparoso writes Three Grapes of the Moment During…

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The Week in Zinfandel (8/30/21)

Welcome to the latest installment of The Week in Zinfandel. If I missed your post or story please send me a link and I will be sure to include it next week. Randy Caparoso writes Nothing Wrong with Hot Climate Winegrowing. Esther Mobley writes Forget “Chillable Reds”. All Red Wines Should be Served a Little Bit Cold. Loren Sonkin reviews…

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More on the West Seattle Winery Scene

Earlier this year I wrote about Pine Lake Cellars in New Winery in West Seattle. Today we paid a visit to Darby Winery that is just a mile away. Darby Winery was founded by Darby English in 2005. Darby has tasting rooms in both Woodinville and West Seattle and produces 4000 cases per year of Bordeaux Blends and Rhone Varietals.…

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The Week in Zinfandel (8/23/21)

Welcome to the latest installment of The Week in Zinfandel. If I missed your post or story please send me a link and I will be sure to include it next week. Ken’s Wine Guide reviews the 2018 Seghesio Zinfandel Old Vine. Randy Caparoso writes A Former New York Sommelier Realizes His Italian Dreams…In Lodi. Stephen McConnell writes Ancient Zin.…

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The Week in Zinfandel (8/16/21)

Welcome to the latest installment of The Week in Zinfandel. If I missed your post or story please send me a link and I will be sure to include it next week. Vinepair writes How the “Prisoner” Hopes to Expand Beyond its Iconic Red Blend. Wine Spectator writes Is Canned Wine Growing Up? Randy Caparoso writes Putting All This Wine…

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The Week in Zinfandel (8/9/21)

Welcome to the latest installment of The Week in Zinfandel. If I missed your post or story please send me a link and I will be sure to include it next week. Ken’s Wine Guide reviews the 2019 Once & Future Wine Zinfandel Bedrock Vineyard. Alder Yarrow writes Rethinking the Backyard BBQ Wine. Jill Hough writes Rootin’ Tootin’ Zinfandel. Stacey…

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The Week in Zinfandel (8/2/21)

Welcome to the latest installment of The Week in Zinfandel. If I missed your post or story please send me a link and I will be sure to include it next week. Ken’s Wine Guide reviews the 2019 Once & Future Wine Zinfandel Green & Red Vineyard. Liza B. Zimmerman writes Changing Ways for Oregon Wine. Wine Folly writes The…

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