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Magazine Archives: Dec. 15, 2005

Zinfandel Roulette

An unpredictable wine delivers a multitude of styles and mixed results
Daniel Sogg
Issue: December 15, 2005


Zinfandel demands a sense of adventure. No California varietal is as dependably unpredictable in style. Some bottlings offer soft, easy-drinking appeal, while others deliver heavyweight concentration, brass-knuckle tannins and Port-like alcohol levels.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands December 15, 2005.


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