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RavensWood Old Vine Zinfandel 2011

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There are 6 user submitted reviews for this wine.

Jennifer Macdonald rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

A beautiful deep ruby colour. This full bodied wine has aromas of blackberry jam, warm spices and vanilla. The same flavours come through on the palate with pronounced tannins and oak. A fantastic wine for grilled meat on the BBQ.
Philippe Perreault, Sommelier rated this wine as 85/100 with the following review:

Purple color with notes of vanilla, eucalyptus, black current, cherry and oak.

On the palate, this wine from Lodi California is muscular, full bodied and very long.

Pair it with a lamb burger.

Serve it at 15-17 degrees.

Can be aged 8-10 years.
Shelley Harris rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

A fruity ruby red wine with full flavours of black cherries and plums. This wine would pair well with a hearty beef stew or a grilled steak.
Matt Steeves, Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Spice, vanilla, raspberry on the nose and palate. Well balanced. Another impressive Zin from Ravenswood. Pair with tangy BBQ fare, or spicy asian dishes.
Tasted August 2014. 89 points. Matt Steeves - @QuercusVino
Chris Coughlin WSET level 3 grad rated this wine as 94/100 with the following review:

A Zinfandel from Lodi California is a beautiful thing, this wine will please the steak eaters in the party. Blackberry jam and bumble berry pie, with a in-your-face warming (alcohol) palate.
Sean O'Regan Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

August 17, 2014: Medium ruby, the nose shows ripe dark berry, peppery, spicy notes. Full bodied, ripe berry fruit, prune, vanilla spice and heat on the palate, with a long finish turning slightly bitter/stemmy on the end. A few years in the cellar will tame some of the grippy tannins or enjoy now with a grilled striploin with black pepper.




Natalie's Review

RavensWood Old Vine Zinfandel 2011, Lodi, California, United States: Natalie's tasting note, score, food pairings and recipes for this wine Drink: 2013-2017. 942599 14.50% XD 750 mL  $22.95 Score: Natalie's tasting note, score, food pairings and recipes for this wine. August 15, 2014 Magnificent Meat Pizza Wine  Full Review

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