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Leese-Fitch Zinfandel 2016 Wine Review

Leese-Fitch Zinfandel 2016

Leese-Fitch Zinfandel 2016

California, United States

Community Score:86/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $21.95

Drink: 2019-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 15%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Leese-Fitch

Agent: Woodman Wines & Spirits

More Vintages: 2014  2014 

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Exceptionally high alcohol makes this wine taste almost hot. Aromas of purple plums and blueberry jam. Pair with a cold shower. MINE: Leese-Fitch (2014) is a fun, round and easy-drinking Zinfandel from California. Very approachable and easy to pair with anything from mushroom burgers to grilled Hanger steak, barbeque pork ribs to grilled vegetables. OTHER: This 2016 Zin is a blend of fruit sourced from prime sites in Lodi, Paso Robles, Mendocino and Clarksburg. Mostly Zin, it has some Petite Sirah and a splash or two of Barbera and Merlot mixed in. It's smooth and supple, with ripe strawberry, raspberry and black cherry, plus a little vanilla and chocolate that show there's always just a bit more here. Excellent freshness and balance throughout. Great value, and a wonderful option for ribs or a three cheese beef lasagna. (Vintages panel, Jan. 2019). - Community Wine Reviews

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