Zinfandel

Wine Of The Week: V. Sattui 2008 Gilsson Vineyard Zinfandel

April 15, 2011
Wine Of The Week: V. Sattui 2008 Gilsson Vineyard Zinfandel

I got a little behind this week what with one thing and another. Taxes, mostly. Boy, was that fun. The point is I left the Wine of the Week until this morning which meant I had to taste before lunch which is usually something I cannot stand to do and spit as fast as...
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ZAPped!

March 26, 2011
ZAPped!

  You know you’ve really covered a wine event when you come back with purple teeth and a notebook coveredin red wine stains. That’s how I ended the 20th annual Zinfandel Festival. What a scene. More than 250 wineries participated in the event, put on by Zinfandel Advocates and Producers, from big outfits to...
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