1999 Rancho Zabaco Zinfandel, Heritage Vines, Sonoma County
|Producer:||Gallo Sonoma Winery|
|Origin:||United States, California, Sonoma|
|Date tasted:||17 January 2004|
|Price when tasted:||US$16 (£11.15)|
<li> powerful, but easy to drink <li> drink over the next couple of years<br><br> Rancho Zabaco is an upscale label used by the Gallo winery for Sonoma County wines. To date the label has yielded a number of good-value wines, and this 1999 is no excepti
Big and rich (14.7% alcohol), yet the rich, jammy raspberry aroma and flavours give it a forward, easy-to-drink style. Big but nimble, it also has soft tannins and a pleasing streak of pepper and spice. Best enjoyed 1-2 years.