Bottle Notes, Zinfandel

2016 Sobon Estate Old Vine Zinfandel Amador County – Bottle Notes

The Sobon Estate winery started in 1989 when Leon and Shirley Sobon bought each other a second winery for their 30th wedding anniversary present. They purchased the historic D’Agostini Winery, one of the oldest in the state. This winery has been designated as California State Historic Landmark #762. This site was chosen not only for its historical winery, but also for…

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The Week in Zinfandel (2/5/18)

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. Cheers! Vino-Sphere writes Wine Bloggers Conference Speed Tasting: Hits and Near Misses. Austin Beeman writes Can a Jackass Improve with Age? A Vertical Tasting of Martinelli’s Jackass Hill Zinfandel.…

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