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The Week in Zinfandel (8/12/19)

Welcome to the latest installment of The Week in Zinfandel. If I missed your post or story please send me a link and I will be sure to include it next week. Jeb Dunnuck writes Floating Downstream with Justin Smith. Michele Bigley writes How Sonoma’s Vineyards Survived a Siege of Fire, Smoke and Ash. Bill Swindell writes Williams Selyem, King…

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The Week in Zinfandel (8/5/19)

Welcome to the latest installment of The Week in Zinfandel. If I missed your post or story please send me a link and I will be sure to include it next week. Randy Caparoso writes The Historic Relationship Between Lodi’s Zinfandel and Unforgotten Tokay. Lauren Mowery writes The Best Summer Red Wines Under $50. Ben’s Wine Notes writes Notes on…

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The Week in Zinfandel (7/29/19)

Welcome to the latest installment of The Week in Zinfandel. If I missed your post or story please send me a link and I will be sure to include it next week. The Nittany Epicurean reviews the 2017 Oak Farm Vineyards Zinfandel Mohr-Fry Ranches Block 417 Vineyard. The Wine Stalker reviews the 2017 Artezin Zinfandel Old Vine. Food & Wine…

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The Week in Zinfandel (7/22/19)

Welcome to the latest installment of The Week in Zinfandel. If I missed your post or story please send me a link and I will be sure to include it next week. Randy Caparoso writes The Biodynamically Grown Lodi Wines of Avivo and Köppen-Geiger Climate Classifications. Now and Zin Wine writes Zinfandel for the Barbecue. Peg Melnik writes Why Zinfandel…

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The Week in Zinfandel (7/15/19)

Welcome to the latest installment of The Week in Zinfandel. If I missed your post or story please send me a link and I will be sure to include it next week. Ken’s Wine Guide reviews the 2016 Rock Wall Zinfandel Dry Creek Valley. IntoWine reviews the 2017 Artezin Zinfandel Mendocino County. Good Cheap Vino writes Six Delicious Zinfandel Wines…

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Introducing Downstream Wines

Downstream is a partnership between Justin Smith of Saxum and Philippe Cambie, a consulting winemaker, primarily known for his work in the Southern Rhone. Downsteam will marry California’s Heritage varieties with Philippe’s extravagant style. The first Downstream cuvee will include James Berry Vineyard Mataro, Dusi Ranch Zinfandel, Paderewski Vineyard Zinfandel, Terry Hoage Vineyard Syrah, 4hearts Vineyard Petite Sirah and G2 Vineyard Grenache.…

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The Week in Zinfandel (7/8/19)

Welcome to the latest installment of The Week in Zinfandel. If I missed your post or story please send me a link and I will be sure to include it next week. Ken’s Wine Guide reviews the 2017 Dry Creek Vineyard Zinfandel Heritage Vines. Tim Fish writes 8 Underdog California Zinfandels. Esther Mobley writes Wine and Barbecue, A Perfect Pairing.…

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The Week in Zinfandel (7/1/19)

Welcome to the latest installment of The Week in Zinfandel. If I missed your post or story please send me a link and I will be sure to include it next week. Randy Caparoso writes A look at Lodi Wine from the Perspectives of an Influential Boomer vs. Savvy Millennial. Wine Folly writes 9 Sophisticated Date Night Wines (Under $30).…

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The Week in Zinfandel (6/24/19)

Welcome to the latest installment of The Week in Zinfandel. If I missed your post or story please send me a link and I will be sure to include it next week. Wine-Thoughts writes The Vineyards of Lodi – Historic Old Vine Zinfandel at Mohr-Fry Ranches. Peter Dean writes 10 Best California Zinfandel you need to have on your Buying…

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The Week in Zinfandel (6/17/19)

Welcome to the latest installment of The Week in Zinfandel. If I missed your post or story please send me a link and I will be sure to include it next week. Matt Villano writes Local Winemakers Pass the Baton to their Daughters. Tim Fish writes California’s Zin Zone. Laura Beausire writes How to Camp Through Wine Country. Dave McIntyre…

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