Fruit forward, rich, and full flavors expressing both the varietal and the Amador Terroir. This complex wine has notes of bright raspberry, white pepper, and a full pleasant mouthfeel.
Amador County is extremely well suited to Zinfandel. Zinfandel has been grown in the Amador County Gold Rush area for over 150 years. This particular Zinfandel is sourced with fruit from Amador County’s Bowman Vineyard, York Vineyard, and the Chapman Vineyard.
81% Zinfandel, 19% Syrah
2017 was the first full vintage no longer being affected by the previous drought. Good winter rains produced flavorful and healthy crops. The late harvest allowed the grapes to ripen long into the fall developing full complex flavored wines.