Recommendation: Not recommended
Winery/Producer: Montoya Vineyards; San Martin, California
Grape Variety: Zinfandel
Geographic Origin: Lodi, California
Purchased From: Total Wine; North Ridge, California
Paired With: Grilled chicken (barbecue sauce), rice pilaf, peas, corn, sweet potato/spinach salad.
He said: Dark red color. Nice blackberry bouquet. Blackberry taste and a medium length, slightly acid finish. No Zinfandel intensity or depth, disappointing even at this price.
She said: Dark berry bouquet but flavor not up to the bouquet. Slightly acidic with medium body, firm tannins and an undistinguished finish.