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Ravenswood Old Vine Vintners Blend Zinfandel 2014 Wine Review

Ravenswood Old Vine Vintners Blend Zinfandel 2014

Ravenswood Old Vine Vintners Blend Zinfandel 2014

California, United States

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $36.95

Drink: 2017-2020

Bottle size: 1500 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Ravenswood

Agent: E&J Gallo Winery Canada Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 91/100

This is the magnum format of this popular wine, equivalent to two regular (750 ml) sized bottles. Great for parties. A beautifully textured and full-bodied Californian Zinfandel that's smooth and supple. Perfect for grilled meats with its dark cherry flavours.

Zinfandel food pairings: meat chili, vegetarian lasagne, pork schnitzel and applesauce.

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This Ravenswood Old Vine Vintners Blend Zinfandel 2014 was reviewed on October 28, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Elizabeth Vickers rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Finally uncorked on Father's Day 2020 (June 21st). Kat and Tom over for late afternoon BBQ of steaks,
baked potatoes, asparagus, caesar salad, rolls and cheese...and ET's rhubarb, apple, strawberry crumble
for dessert. And the big surprise - an announcement of TNG!!!!!
The Zin was a great hit for ET, Tom, Maureen, and I (Kat practicing abstinence). Like good troopers we
downed the 1.5 l bottle. Aged well, and definitely deserving the 91 score I gave it.
Melanie Lloyd - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

This zinfandel is garnet coloured and has aromas of strawberry, vanilla, honey, sous-bois and a hint of leather. On the palate, we find red berries and a touch of wood. It is a medium bodied wine with vibrant acidity. Tasted October 2017
Ravenswood Old Vine Vintners Blend (2014) is a full-bodied, robust red Zinfandel. Ravenswood's motto is "No wimpy wines" and this one holds true to that. This magnum size is ideal for large gatherings. - Community Wine Reviews

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