Gnarlier Head Old Vine Zin 2005, Dry Creek Valley, Sommer's Vineyard

Zinfandel/Primitivo Zinfandel/Primitivo
California, Usa

$27.95 (67785)

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91 pts
6
August 30, 2008

Critic Reviews (6)

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Vintages

Dry Creek Valley is Mecca for Zinfandel aficionados. Opaque in the glass, aromas of blueberry, boysenberry and spiced...

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Winecurrent
Winecurrent

(Previously reviewed in winecurrent) Dry Creek Valley is Mecca for Zinfandel aficionados. Opaque in the glass, aromas...

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Rod Phillips
Rod Phillips

This is a dense and rich Zin whose concentrated flavours seems to be heading over the top, but holds back just before...

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Gord Stimmell
Gord Stimmell

It's full of sweet brambleberry character, a perfect foil for ribs.

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Quite high up on the intensity scale, this example delivers the sort of power that big Zins lovers have come to...

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Megan Victor
Megan Victor

Deep purple colour. Fairly intense, spicy, plummy, ripe cherry purée nose with some red apple notes. Dry, bright,...

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