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Montoya Old Vine Zinfandel 2011


Recommendation: Not recommended

Winery/Producer: Montoya Vineyards; San Martin, California

Grape Variety: Zinfandel

Geographic Origin: Lodi, California

Vintage: 2011

Price: $10.80

Purchased From: Total Wine; North Ridge, California

Paired With: Grilled chicken (barbecue sauce), rice pilaf, peas, corn, sweet potato/spinach salad.

Tasting:

    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.

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