Med garnet, clear edges. Big alcoholic electrical fire and dirty baby diapers doesn’t last through decanting, morphing to big fig-newton fruit and a little earth. Napa Valley Zin… oh my. Acidic, black-cherry entry collapses into hollow bitterness and a hot finish. Suffers from most of the zin-issues which plague almost all zins since the turn of the century.
2009 CAIRDEAN VINEYARDS Zinfandel Napa Valley 15.2