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Castoro Cellars Zinfandel 2015 Wine Review

Castoro Cellars Zinfandel 2015

Castoro Cellars Zinfandel 2015

Paso Robles, California, United States

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $24.95

Drink: 2019-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Castoro Cellars

Agent: Authentic Wine & Spirits Merchants

Natalie's Score: 88/100

A full-bodied, supple California Zinfandel from a strong vintage. This wine was matured for half a year in both French and American oak barrels. Aromas of dark berries, spice, smoke. Pair with barbecued ribs.

Zinfandel food pairings: BBQ ribs, roast chicken, turkey.

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This Castoro Cellars Zinfandel 2015 was reviewed on May 16, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Daniel O'Keefe rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Intense nose of strawberry jam, strawberry pie filling, dried red cherries. Definitely on the ripe, jammy, and stewed fruit side. Palate is similar with welcome acidity and good tannins. Pleasing and easy-drinking style that will have broad appeal. From burgers to steaks, serve this with beef, or pork chops with a red berry reduction.
Carolyn Hetke rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Inky, purple in the glass. Raisins on the nose. Fruity palate, smooth and full bodied. Long finish. Would be great with spicy pizza, lamb burgers. Tasted April 2019.
Produced by Wente, California Castoro Cellars 2015 Zinfandel is made with estate-grown Zinfandel wine grapes. Great vintage from the Paso Robles Wine Region with rich strawberry, red berry and toasty vanilla flavours on the palate. This vintage was awarded Silver at the 2018 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. Wine grapes were introduced to the Paso Robles soil in 1797 by the Spanish conquistadors and Franciscan missionaries. - Community Wine Reviews

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