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Paso Creek Zinfandel 2015 Wine Review

Paso Creek Zinfandel 2015

Paso Creek Zinfandel 2015

Paso Robles, California, United States

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 5

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Price: $16.95

Drink: 2017-2022

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

The Californian region is situated between Santa Barbera and San Francisco and has the widest temperature swings of any grape growing region in 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. Seductive aromas of campfire smoke and fleshy ripe blackberries on the nose and palate of this delightfully delicious Californian red wine. Great value for this price. Pair with barbecued steak.

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

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This Paso Creek Zinfandel 2015 was reviewed on February 27, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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  • 616649
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  • 33 bottles
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Reviews and Ratings

Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Juicy, fruit forward, ripe blueberry, blackberry, raspberry jam with a flinty smokey undertone. Medium acidity, medium tannins, big fruit. Pairs with bold saucy BBQ chicken or saucy gourmet bison burgers. Good value. Tasted the 2015 vintage in Jan 2018. 90 points
Rachelle O'Connor rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Full bodied with rich and juicy dark berry fruit flavors and aromas. Lovely intertwined layers of licorice, herbs, smoke and blueberry pie. Great paired with burgers on the grill.
Tasted January 2018.
From Paso Creek in Paso Robles, California this Zinfandel (2015) is smoky and savoury on the nose, delivering a full mid-palate of ripe, intense red fruit. The winery is located between Santa Barbera and San Francisco, an area that has the widest temperature swings of any grape growing region in the state. Grape clusters are small, concentrated and rich in flavour. Small lot winemaking and barrel aging allows gives structure and finesse to the wine. - Community Wine Reviews

1 Member would buy this wine again

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