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2012 Hartford Court Zinfandel Old Vines Highwire Vineyard


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SKU: 441368-2012-750

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  • Wine Advocate | Rating: 95

    The 2012 Zinfandel Highwire Vineyard, a site that is half head-pruned and half on a high wire trellising system, sees more new French oak (52%), and achieved 15.5% natural alcohol. A dense ruby/purple color is followed by a rich, full-bodied wine displaying lots of boysenberry, black raspberry and cherry fruit intermixed with hints of incense and Asian spice. Supple tannins and a big, pedal-to-the-metal, juicy, succulent style suggest it will drink well for 5-6 years.
    Drink Dates: 2013 - 2019
    Author: Robert Parker
    Issue: 210
  • Vinous | Rating: 92

    Bright ruby. Intense red and dark berry scents show very good energy and pick up a dark chocolate note with air. Sappy black raspberry and bitter chocolate flavors are enlivened by juicy acidity, which adds bite to the back half. Closes with building, fine-grained tannins, an echo of bitter chocolate and excellent persistence.
    Author: Stephen Tanzer
    Issue: May 2014
  • Self | Rating: 91

    Nice pairing with homemade Bolognese and a salad. Deep, rich, fruity, and smooth
    Author: emmgee

Collector Data For This Wine

  • 5 bottles owned
  • 4 collectors
  • Average collector rating: 91
    (Out of 4 collectors)