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Paso Creek Zinfandel 2013 Wine Review

Paso Creek Zinfandel 2013

Paso Creek Zinfandel 2013

Paso Robles, California, United States

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 7

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2014-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Paso Creek

Agent: Arterra Wines Canada Inc.

Natalie's Score: 91/100

Hickory smoke and savoury black fruit on the nose and palate of this delightfully delicious Californian red wine. Great value for this price. Pair with barbecued meats.

Zinfandel food pairings: spaghetti Bolognaise, aged cheddar, grilled duck breast, cheese pizza.

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This Paso Creek Zinfandel 2013 was reviewed on January 11, 2016 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Heather Wall - CS; WSET Advanced rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Good value for this small lot Zinfindel at $20. Deep ruby/garnet colour with aromas of red berries and blueberry, black pepper, sweet spices and bakers chocolate. This Zinf is light in style and a little thinner on the palate. Finish is lingering and smooth. Try pairing this wine with your favourite pizza, saucy BBQ meats.
Tasted:January 2016
The Californian region is situated between Santa Barbera and San Francisco and has the widest temperature swings of any grape growing region i the state. This causes the vines to create small clusters of grapes that are deep concentrated in flavour and richly flavoured wines. Small lot winemaking and barrel aging allows the bold character of the wine to emerge. OTHER: Here's a fruit-forward Zin showing juicy red cherry, plum, cocoa and smoke. The finish is supported by ripe, fleshy tannins. A great choice for big-flavoured foods - think steak fajitas, pizza or burgers. (VINTAGES panel, May 2015) - Community Wine Reviews

3 Members would buy this wine again

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