Decoy Zinfandel 2017, Sonoma County, USA
PRESS: Wine Enthusiast - 90 points. 'This well-made wine has cherry-berry fruitiness and a likably soft smooth texture, with a rounded approachability to its richness and moderate weight. Blended with 17% Petite Sirah, it has understated power and integrated oak, finishing in a swirl of vanilla.'
Producer: Decoy Wines
Region/Appellation: Sonoma County
Country Hierarchy: North Coast, California,USA
Grape/Blend: Zinfandel (83% Zinfandel, 17% Petite Sirah; Cooperage: 100% French oak)
Food Suggestion: Lamb
Wine Style: Red - Rich and Intense
Alcohol Conent: 14.10%
Winemaker Notes: From its lovely dark violet color to its luscious fruit aromas, this wine captures the alluring essence of Sonoma County Zinfandel On the palate, layers of fresh raspberry, blackberry, and cranberry are underscored by an elegant structure that includes supple, refined tannins, balanced acidity and notes of French vanilla and toasty oak.