Thursday, July 22, 2010

Smoking Loon Old Vine Zinfandel 2007 review by (PB)

Pretty garnet hue with nice ample, brambly rich creamy berry aromas;

Palate: tart, harsh, blackberry fruit, and thin. I served it too warm.

With some air it mellows out and is neither tart nor harsh but this is a very mediocre Zin. I paid $10 for this and for the price there are numerous zins widely available and much better. Think Rosenblum'sVintners Cuvee or Cline so definitely raise a glass of another Zin!

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