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RavensWood Zinfandel 2011 Wine Review

RavensWood Zinfandel 2011

RavensWood Zinfandel 2011

California, United States

Community Score: 4.5/5

Community Reviews: 5

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2013-2015

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 13.6%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: RavensWood

Agent: Constellation Brands Inc.

Product: 359257

Product: 359257

Product: 427021

Product: 813574

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Absolutely superb and classic Californian zin! Purple and black fleshy plums aromas along with blueberries and brambleberries. Full-bodied and ultra-smooth. Perfect for pizza and hamburgers. Yum!

Zinfandel food pairings: hamburgers, prime rib.

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Darlene Myers CAPS Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

More and more I find myself opening Zinfandel, and this one is I have had a few times lately. Zinfandel is such a food friendly wine and this Ravenswood is such great value. Flavors of black cherry and vanilla make for a beautiful smooth Zinfandel, that goes great with a wide variety of foods.
Andrew Bernardo Wine Journal rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Ravenswood continues to deliver year after year with its base bottling. Juicy black raspberry, currants, spice, and vanilla. 90 Points. (ottawawinejournal.com)
Sara M WSET Advanced reviewed this wine as follows:

This is everything an excellent Californian Zinfandel should be: ripe and juicy, with stewed fruits and dark cherries on the palate, and a smoky finish. A great accompaniment to a summer BBQ, and would also pair well with charcuterie and hard cheeses. Fantastic value!
Jennifer reviewed this wine as follows:

balanced tannin. earthy nose. fruit forward with dry finish
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