Placer County, Sierra Foothills


Buck Cobb Vineyard Zinfandel

7/2022. Another really nice Zin from Turkey. Full of flavor and so bold. And young, 2020. Especially at the price point. — 12 days ago

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Narrow Gate Vineyards

Estate 'Dunamis' Red Rhone Blend

2009 vintage. Garnet w brown highlights, med+ bodied, soft mouthfeel, long finish. Notes of blueberries, plum, violets, dried earth, cedar. High ABV at 14.7 but doesn't taste hot. — 2 years ago


Linsteadt Vineyard Port Dangerous Zinfandel 2013

Certainly not a port expert, but this is very good. Almost “jammy” with some nice legs. Was a TW recommendation from years ago that finally got opened. — 4 years ago

Wilderotter Vineyards

Amador County Zinfandel 2017

Intense Zin flavors without the jammy-ness. Delicious and refreshing. — 6 days ago

Bedrock Wine Co.

Esola Vineyard Zinfandel 2018

Floral bright and energized. Incredibly pure without any weight. Singular expression of the grape and place. Special. — 8 months ago

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Lava Cap

Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2001

Still has fruit aroma and taste. Well balance lovely! — 3 years ago

Narrow Gate Vineyards

Petite Cuvée El Dorado Red Blend 2012

Paired with beef and zuchinni noodle soup she is really darn good — 4 years ago

Perry Creek

Altitude 2401 El Dorado Barbera 2019

Very nice Barbera. Good fruit flavor nice lingering finish — 11 days ago

Amador Cellars

Barbera 2017

Moderate fruity nose, nearly opaque purple, dark fruit and luscious. — 17 days ago

Swanson Vineyards

Angelica Amador County Red Blend

Balsamic, walnut, apricot, ginger, persimmon, fino Sherry nose. Pale tawny. Chocolate and coffee on the palate. Low acidity from Mission grape. — 3 years ago