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Renwood Sierra Series Zinfandel 2007 Wine Review

Renwood Sierra Series Zinfandel 2007

Renwood Sierra Series Zinfandel 2007

Sierra Foothills, California, United States

Community Score: 4.4/5

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Price: $15.95

Product #: 942581

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Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Bottle size: 750 ml

Winery: Renwood

Agent: Diamond Estates Wines & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Vintages Wine Panel: A Gold Medal winner at the 2009 New World Wine Competition. Remarkably light ruby colour leads to a refined, almost elegant nose of plum, new leather and sour cherry. Dry and quite fresh, with fine fruit and moderate tannins bringing it all into a very pleasing balance. This is not a fruit bomb, nor is it a shrinking violet. It’s a vibrant and refreshing Zinfandel that will reward 2-4 years in a cellar. My note: Big brambleberry-zingy berry (I made that up) purple plums juicy fruit, lip-smacking tasty Zin. Full-bodied but soooo smooth. This wine wants to be your best friend and will sidle up beside you as you sit in front of the barbecue sipping on a glass and watching the burning embers.

Zinfandel food pairings: rare roast beef with grilled root vegetables.

This was reviewed September 4, 2010 by

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