More Vintages and Sizes of Turley - Zinfandel Pesenti Vineyard:
International Wine Cellar
Author: Stephen Tanzer
Issue: Issue 162
(16.1% alcohol; from a crop level around 1.5 tons per acre, according to Jordan): Medium ruby. Aromas of kirsch , blackberry and gunflint. A juicy, extremely primary infant, with urgent, very intense crushed berry flavors dominating. Offers compelling fruit sweetness, and the superb whiplash of a finish, featuring serious but fully ripe tannins, suggests that this will reward cellaring.
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Author: Antonio Galloni
A seemingly weightless, gracious wine, the 2010 Zinfandel Pesenti Vineyard impresses for its superb balance and pure class. Layers of sweet, floral infused nuances add complexity to the expressive red-toned fruit. Saline notes appear later, giving the finish an attractive tension. Anticipated maturity: 2014-2025.
Author: Tim Fish
That rare Zin that shows both richness and a sleek sense of el- egance. Briary and floral black raspberry aromas lead to delicately complex flavors of smoky cherry, wild anise and white peppercorn.
Trust Rating: 86
Tasted On: 08/24/2013
Drink Dates: 2013-2017
Trust Rating: 92
Tasted On: 03/24/2013
Drink Dates: 2012-2020
Trust Rating: 89
Tasted On: 12/31/2012
I had tasted this at the Turley winery, and thought it was exceptional. Was with a group. We then opened up this varietal on two occasions and it disappointed twice. Not that it was bad, but it was just not as exceptional as I had remembered, and not in the calibur of other Zin's at this prince point. (Try Le Cuvier). Earthy nose, with a bitter finish, and strong tanins that his on the back of the throught and jaw. Not horrible but not as enjoyable as other Zins.
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