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11 Spicy California Zinfandels

New reviews of reds from Sonoma, Napa and beyond
Mike Officer
The 2015 Carlisle strikes a balance between jammy and zesty fruit.
Tim Fish
Posted: June 12, 2017

Scores and tasting notes for California Zinfandels from Sonoma's Russian River Valley, Dry Creek Valley and Alexander Valley, Napa, Lodi and Lake County reviewed by Wine Spectator senior editor Tim Fish.

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