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Bluenose Wines Carreras Ranch Zinfandel 2008 Wine Review

Bluenose Wines Carreras Ranch Zinfandel 2008

Bluenose Wines Carreras Ranch Zinfandel 2008

California, United States

Community Score: 4.5/5

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $30.69

Drink: 2013-2016

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 16.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Bluenose Wines

Agent: Witsend Wine

Product: 705105511931

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Natalie's Score: 89/100

A blockbuster red loaded with black cherry and blackberry liqueur flavours and intensity. The alcohol is high on this wine, but for those who a full-palate punch, this is your go-to red. Great with grilled meats.

Zinfandel food pairings: osso buco, pasta bolognese.

This was reviewed March 7, 2013 by

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Darlene Myers CAPS Sommelier rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

I love a good Zinfandel, and this winemaker has won awards in the past for making good Zinfandel. Big lush ripe berries with jammy flavors and mocha. A welcome addition to any barbecue.
The ’08 Zinfandel is bold and full bodied with dark cherry fruit and mocha. With flavors of blackberry and licorice, the wine is rich and chewy in the middle, finishing with big, fleshy tannins. It’s a meal in your mouth. Source: Winery
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