Zinfandels | WYPR


Aug 8, 2018

Zinfandels go great with chunky barbequed meats. Al and Hugh tell us about some of their favorites. Click the links to purchase their recommendations at Kenilworth Wine & Spirits.

The Wines

Price key:  $=less than $20  $$= $20-40   $$$=$40-60  $$$$=above $60

Quality key:  * = decent wine   ** = very good wine   *** = superb wine   ****= elite

VALUE = exceptional quality for the money 

Earthquake Zinfandel, Lodi '15   **1/2 $$

Not a timid zin, big, bold, right in your face, and very tasty

Hayes Valley Zinfandel, Central Coast '16 ** $  VALUE

Great everyday zin, with tons of berry and spice

Folie a Deux  Zinfandel, Dry Creek '13  *** $  VALUE

A classic zin, highly respected, a steal at this price

Wilson Winery Zinfandel, Dry Creek '15   **1/2 $

A big, powerful zin with rich oaky vanilla and berry flavors

Napa Cellars Zinfandel, Napa Valley ' 15 *** $ $

Dark berry fruit with notes of fig, quite elegant

Klinker Brick Winery Zinfandel, Lodi '15  ** 1/2  $

Zin on a huge scale

All of these wines can be purchased at Kenilworth Wine and Spirits. Click on the name of the wine  for direct ordering and home delivery.