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2021 Carol Shelton Wild Thing ZinfandelZinfandel from United States

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Old Vine Mendocino Zinfandel is a treasure. Grown on the benchlands and slopes of mountainsides — this 65+ year old vine Zinfandel was named for these wild- looking vines and a...

  • 90 Wine Spectator
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About

Rating:

90

"Right out of the briar patch, this Zin is appealingly rustic, with zesty cherry, cranberry, roasted sage and cracked pepper flavors. Drink now through 2031. 7,614 cases made. From California.—T.F."

Product Description:

Old Vine Mendocino Zinfandel is a treasure. Grown on the benchlands and slopes of mountainsides — this 65+ year old vine Zinfandel was named for these wild- looking vines and also for the uninoculated, or “wild,” yeast ferment that was used to create it. It takes a lot of effort to tame this wild fruit, but it is worth all the trouble. Wild Thing is dangerously good! Remember – you are what you drink ….

Product Detail

Item # 140378
Country United States
Region California
Sub-Region Mendocino
Ratings

90 - Wine Spectator

Vintage 2021
Color Red
ABV N/A
Varietal(s) Zinfandel
Size 750mL
Closure Screwtop
Features
Taste jam, blueberry, black pepper, cherry, plum, boysenberry, cranberry and licorice
Nose candy, vanilla, oak, smoke, tar, musk and mushroom