Welcome Back!Sign in here:

Not Registered?Still need to become one of our thirsty clan 158,694 strong?

Now's your chance!

Register Today!

Want the best wine for your buck?

204,891Wine Reviews
160,326Members
30Seconds to join

7 Deadly Zins Old Vine Zinfandel 2009

Thanks for liking this wine! Let your friends on Twitter and Facebook know about it by clicking on the buttons here.

If you've already connected your Twitter account, then you don't need to click on the Twitter button to share your review as it'll be done for you.

Optional: Before you share your wine find with friends, you can pick a score or make a quick tasting note, or both if you like:


My Score:
 
My Tasting Notes:
Expand Box




Community Reviews

There are 3 user submitted reviews for this wine.

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

Love the name - Love the wine. Dark and mysterious in the glass, seductive and sinful in the mouth. Ripe berry fruits and jammy raspberry flavors with some spice and beautiful finish.
Drink Wine and Giggle Gals rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

The Drink Wine and Giggle Gals are not above selecting a wine solely on the basis of name. Zinfandel lends itself well to word play and so we have Michael David's tantalizing Seven Deadly Zins. It seems zinfandel's only "sin" is trying to pass itself off as "America's Wine" when it has been proven through DNA fingerprinting to be identical to Italy's primitivo. Seven Deadly Zins is sinfully good, silky smooth and is best paired with Peggy Lee's immortal Fever and a burlesque glove tease.
Carla rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

Loved the name of this wine as it fit perfectly with the name of my blog "Cooking With Sin." It has a charming poem on the back label. I enjoyed a bottle with my BFF on the deck of my cabin in my small vintage glasses. We savoured every sip.




Natalie's Review

7 Deadly Zins Old Vine Zinfandel 2009, Lodi, California, United States: Dark chocolate nose followed by satin plush black plums and a strong coffee finish. Full-bodied and supple and absolutely yummy. Drink: 2012-2015. 59311 14.50% D 750 mL  $24.95 Score: 90/100. February 18, 2012  Full Review

Ad

FEEL LOST IN THE

LCBO?

Know the wines you want before you even get to the store with my wine reviews. Join now. It's free.

Wine of the Week

As featured on  

CTV Wine of the Week!


Folie À Deux

Chardonnay 2011,
Russian River, Calif...
Ad

Natalie MacLean

Canada's Most Quoted Wine Writer

Natalie MacLean is editor of Canada's largest wine review web site, publishing hundreds of wine reviews every week for more than 160,326 members.

She was named the World's Best Drinks Writer at the World Food Media Awards in Australia.

Natalie has published two books with Random House, the second was named one of Amazon's Best Books of the Year. Get access to all of her reviews today by becoming a member of her site.

PAY TOO MUCH FOR

WINE?

Get my reviews of terrific under-priced wines. Save money, drink better wine.

Red, White & Drunk All Over

  Best Books of the Year

Red, White & Drunk all over by Natalie MacLean

Natalie MacLean writes about wine with a sensuous obsession... and often laugh-out-loud funny... Terrific.

Rex Pickett, Sideways

Ms. MacLean is the disarming Everywoman. She loves wine, loves drinking ... ultimately, it's a winning formula.

Eric Asimov, The New York Times

GOT A SMARTPHONE?

Access my reviews on mobile with the bar code scanner.

GET NAT'S APP

Unquenchable: A Tipsy Search

  Best Books of the Year

Unquenchable by Natalie MacLean

Natalie MacLean is a new force in the wine writing world ‐ a fiesty North American answer to Hugh Johnson and Jancis Robinson. She can write beautifully about wine.

The Financial Times of London

There are very few people in the wine world who "get it" and Natalie is one of those who brings more fun to a buttoned-up and stodgy game.

Gary Vaynerchuck, Wine Library TV

Starting a Wine Cellar?

Expert advice for all budgets

Insider tips on starting a wine cellar
From wine racks to underground caves, insider tips on size and space, number of bottles, ideal conditions and reputable resources.   learn more  
Winner World's Best Drink Writer
Four-Time Winner James Beard Foundation
Five-Time Winner Association of Food Journalists
Six-Time Winner Bert Greene Award
Best Wine Literature Book Gourmand World Cookbook Awards
Online Writer of the Year Louis Roederer International Wine Writing Award