8 Outstanding California Zinfandels for Grilling Season

New reviews of impressive reds from Napa, Sonoma and beyond, all rated 90 points or more and delicious with summer fare

8 Outstanding California Zinfandels for Grilling Season
Bedrock uses Zinfandel grapes from its namesake vineyard in Sonoma Valley, which is home to vines more than 120 years old. (Courtesy of Tempered Light Photography)
Jun 13, 2022

Summer is just around the corner, and many wine lovers will reach for a white or rosé to stave off the warming temperatures. When it comes to reds, few pair better with fire-licked fare than Zinfandel. We’ve selected a handful of outstanding-rated Zins that should make a great complement to whatever you’re throwing on the grill.

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