Category Archives: Zinfandel

Chris’ July Pick: Folie à Deux Ménage à Trois Red

The Selection: With the Wine Bloggers Conference coming up in a week, we’ve been scanning through some of the finalists for the Wine Blog Awards and came across Jon from Minnesota who blogs as the Reverse Wine Snob. He has … Continue reading

Cabernet Sauvignon, Chris' Pick, Merlot, USA, Zinfandel

Linda’s May/June Picks: Russian River Reds Pinot & Five Vinters Zinfandel

Oops. May got a little busy. And I may or may not have posted a Linda’s pick. (I’ll save you the trouble of searching: I didn’t.) But I’m here to make up for it! We’ve been enjoying these two wines … Continue reading

Linda's Pick, Pinot Noir, Zinfandel

Chris’ March Pick: Ridge Three Valleys 2009

I’d like to apologize.  I held onto my March pick a little too long and ended up drinking it this past weekend in Tahoe amidst blue skies and lush skiing.  As penance for my tardiness, I’ll review 2 wines: my … Continue reading

Chris' Pick, Red Wine, Sangiovese, Zinfandel

Martinelli Winery: Where Wine Flows like Cider

Every year, Sonoma hosts a big barrel tasting event for a weekend or two in March. You can taste wine right out of the barrel and potentially buy wine futures. Sounds interesting. Also sounds like something that draws a lot … Continue reading

Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Sonoma Valley, Zinfandel

Luna Vineyards: Sangiolicious

On a recent 80 degree February Saturday (rough life, huh?), we decided to head up to Napa for some impromptu wine tasting. Our first stop was Luna Vineyards. Beautiful Tuscan style architecture and quiet tasting room. Ahh, that’s a great … Continue reading

Napa Valley, Red Wine, Sangiovese, Zinfandel

Chris’ February Pick: Decoy Zinfandel 2008

Starting things off is never easy, which is why I picked a wine that’s associated to some other wines I’ve tasted in the past. Decoy is the “value” brand in the Duckhorn family of wines, which when considered with its … Continue reading

Chris' Pick, Red Wine, Zinfandel