The Trincheros had a long history in the Italian wine industry. DOUBLE-GOLD MEDAL WINNERSJ Dusi 2018 ZinfandelDante Dusi Vineyard(Paso Robles) $42Following harvest and fermentation, this wine was aged in a combination of French oak (80%) and American oak (20%) for 16 months before bottling.Aroma: Cherry, black cherry, raspberry, strawberry, blackberry, black currant, sarsaparilla root, chocolate, tobacco, mild bay leaf, oak.Palate: Black cherry, blackberry, black currant, cassis, lime, vanilla, licorice, basil, cardamom, clove, baking spices, black pepper, balanced herbaceousness, high minerality, earthy, smoky.Finish: Plum, cinnamon, wet stone, herb integrated tannins, balanced oak, well balanced, refined, elegant. Silver Medal, Leonard 2017 Zinfandel Rustridge Vineyard(Chiles Valley, Napa Valley) $50Following harvest from a vineyard in the Chiles Valley appellation, the grapes for this wine were fermented and aged in barrels for 16 months.Aroma: Cherry, black cherry, blueberries, black currants, plum, peach, apple, red licorice, fresh green grass, black pepper, saline.Palate: Cherry, Dr. Brown’s black cherry soda, smoky cherry, boysenberry, blackberry, blueberry, cranberry, unripe apricot, vanilla, vanilla cream, sweet tobacco, smoke, good minerality, bright, easy drinking.Finish: Cherry, pleasant citrus, smoky, oak, high acid, nice tannins, nicely balanced, elegant. White Zinfandel is an off dry to sweet, pink-colored white wine which was invented by Sutter Home Family Vineyards winemaker Bob Trinchero in 1948. It was created accidentally at Sutter Home during the 1970s, when a batch … Strict tasting rules were applied. Check with the merchant for stock availability. Focus was to highlight the fresh red berry, citrus and melon aromas and flavors and round these out with subtle hints of nutmeg and clove. Big Sipper White California. © 2020 Wine-Searcher™ All rights reserved. White zinfandel wine is made mainly in Croatia, Italy and California. [See more], Free shipping in UK over Â£100.Standard delivery 1 weekNo minimum order. UK: London, UK: Somerset. Zinfandel (or "Zin", as it is affectionately known in the United States) is a dark-skinned red wine grape variety widely cultivated in California. The Tasting:The Fifty Best held a “blind” tasting of 17 recent release California Zinfandels with 10 members of our wine judging panel. Expect sweetness and aromas of bright red fruits, strawberry, raspberry, cherry, and rich citrus. Gold Medal, Lorenzi Estate 2016 Zinfandel Reserve(Temecula Valley) $65Following harvest, this wine was fermented and aged in French oak barrels (70% new) for 34 months and then bottle aged for one year prior to release.Aroma: Dark chocolate, dark cherry, fresh young cherry, strawberry, blackberry, appealing bright fruit, rose, violet, mint, menthol, clove, nutmeg, white pepper, light sawdust, wood barrel, cherry smoke.Palate: Cherry, bramble fruit, black plum, jammy, night-blooming jasmine, eucalyptus, menthol, spice, pepper, tobacco, oak, cedar, lots of tannins, punchy, easy drinking, will age well.Finish: Deep plum, sweet cherry, cranberry, light berry, juicy, mint, menthol, cloves, licorice, oak, elegant wood notes, full mouthfeel, tannic, rich, complex. However, there has been a lowering of demand over the past year. Kosher white Zinfandel - fresh & fruity .