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Kiara Private Reserve Sylvester Vineyards Zinfandel 2006 Wine Review

Kiara Private Reserve Sylvester Vineyards Zinfandel 2006

Kiara Private Reserve Sylvester Vineyards Zinfandel 2006

Paso Robles, California, United States

Community Score:89/100

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Price: $22.95

Drink: Now

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Kiara Private

Agent: Glen-Ward Wines Inc.

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Vintages Wine Panel: This property, originally a cattle ranch, was planted with vineyards in the early 1980s. After several years of supplying quality grapes to local wineries, Sylvester Vineyards took the plunge into winemaking in 1990 and the rest, as they say, is history. Kiara is its premium tier: This well-structured Zin is bursting with ripe boysenberry, raspberry and pomegranate as well as notes of earth and new oak. Perfect for barbecued ribs or kebabs. My note: Perfect blue jeans, weekend wine: supple, comfy and delicious. Notes of ripe blueberries and blackberries. Lovely velvet texture and full-bodied richness.

Zinfandel food pairings: ratatouille, roast turkey, barbecue sauces, venison stew, marinated chicken.

This Kiara Private Reserve Sylvester Vineyards Zinfandel 2006 was reviewed on May 2, 2009 by Natalie MacLean

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