Sunday, 24 November 2013

TN : Edmeades Mendocino County Zinfandel 2010, Edmeades Vineyards, Mendocino County, California, USA

This wine is a blend of Zinfandel, Petit Sirah, and Syrah. The wine spent 16 months in French oak barrels (48%) and American oak barrels (52%); 20% o of the oak was new. The alcohol is 15.3%, pH is 3.72, TA is 0.63 grammes per 100 millilitres. The Brix was 25.5. The wine was released in December 2012. Ben Salazar was the winemaker. This wine received 90 points from Wine Enthusiast magazine (August 2013).

This wine was imported by Amka Vinimport AB.

Colour : Dark red

Aroma : Oak, raspberry, blackberry, raisins

Taste : Toasty oak, hot finish, blackberry, raspberry, raisins

Alcohol : 15%

Price : 195 SEK

Systembolaget Number : 73122

Mark : C

Website : Edmeades Vineyards

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