Foxglove Zinfandel Paso Robles

Foxglove

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Snapshot
Vintage: 2014
Bottle sizes: 750 ML
Country: USA
Region: California
Appellation: Paso Robles
Wine type: Red
Varietals: Zinfandel
Vineyard: 98% Zinfandel, 2% Petit Syrah 100% Paso Robles
Soil: Primarily loam soils
Viticulture: Vertical shoot positioning
Vinification: No stems, no whole clusters at crusher. Pressed at dryness, malo-lactic completed after pressing
Aging: 6% oak, 94% Stainless Steel
Production: 6,719 cases
Notes: Brambly, ripe Zinfandel fruit and spice in a fresh package. The use of stainless on the Foxglove Zin keeps the ripe fruit from being too dark. With a slight chill this is an excellent BBQ wine!
Ratings
Publication: Vinous
Rating: 89
The 2014 Zinfandel is another delicious, value-priced red from the Varner brothers. Pinot-influenced aromatics meld into a core of sweet red berry fruit. Rich, deep and luscious in a fruit-driven style, the Zinfandel hits all the right notes.