Tagged: Zinfandel

2020 Meritage Plus

2020 Meritage Plus

October 2020 – I’m great at complicating things. My intention was to produce 2 wines this fall: 1st run Merlot-heavy Bordeaux blend that includes Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Malbec, and Petit Verdot — and...

2020 Red Blend Second Run

2020 Red Blend Second Run

October 2020 – Last year’s second run wine is wildly successful, so I’m (of course) doing it again. Making a second run extends my results by 50% AND the cost per bottle was $0.38!...

2020 Zinfandel

2020 Zinfandel

October 2020 – I like last year’s Old Vines Zinfandel from Lodi, CA, so I’m making it again. I intended to bottle most as a varietal, but changed plans. This wine is going into...

2019 Zinfandel

2019 Zinfandel

October 2019 – This is Old Vines Zinfandel from Lodi, CA. It should be interesting. I could not identify the vineyard, but the shipping label reads “Linderella, The Perfect Fit”. The logo is a...

2019 Zinfandel – 2nd Run

2019 Zinfandel – 2nd Run

Since I combined the three second run batches (Malbec, Merlot, Zinfandel) into one, I created a new log to reduce tracking. Click here to navigate to the consolidated log.

2011 Pomegranate / Zinfandel

2011 Pomegranate / Zinfandel

April 2011 – I was in American Brewmaster with my friend John the day I purchased the Green Apple Riesling. This one sounded interesting to both of us so I purchased it the following...

2008 Zinfandel

2008 Zinfandel

October 2008 – I purchased this kit ‘cuz I wanted a Zinfandel … and for no other reason. That is definitely a sufficient reason for making wine. I created a joke label for most...