Carlisle Winery & Vineyards

Papera Ranch Zinfandel

9.114 ratings
9.03 pro ratings
Russian River Valley, Sonoma County, California, USA
Zinfandel
Lamb, Chicken, Turkey, White Rice, Pasta, Potato, Herbs, Mushrooms, Soft Cheese, Chili & Hot Spicy, Tomato-Based, Duck, Exotic Spices, Beans & Peas, Hard Cheese, Pork, Baking Spices, Pungent Cheese, Beef, Onion, Shallot, Garlic
Top Notes For
Al Shikoh

dark ruby violet, prominent tearing; black cherry, violets, tobacco, menthol, cedar; black cherry, cranberry; medium body, medium tannin, very bright acidity, 15% ABV; field blend of 96% Zinfandel and 4% Carignane source from historic Russian River Valley vineyard planted in 1934

dark ruby violet, prominent tearing; black cherry, violets, tobacco, menthol, cedar; black cherry, cranberry; medium body, medium tannin, very bright acidity, 15% ABV; field blend of 96% Zinfandel and 4% Carignane source from historic Russian River Valley vineyard planted in 1934

Aug 21st, 2019
Duane Mason

Very good.

Very good.

Aug 6th, 2019
Aaron Rankin

Very primary and really nicely drinking. At the stage where the tannins have all but faded to silk, yet the fruit is fresh as the day it was picked.

Very primary and really nicely drinking. At the stage where the tannins have all but faded to silk, yet the fruit is fresh as the day it was picked.

Apr 28th, 2019
Jake Rubash

Bright, lip-smacking good

Bright, lip-smacking good

May 20th, 2017
Paul Mason

Paul had this 8 months ago

Paul had this 8 months ago

May 23rd, 2020
Betsy Schermer

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Dec 13th, 2020
Alex Moura

Alex had this 3 years ago

Alex had this 3 years ago

Apr 22nd, 2018
Mike D
9.5

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Mike had this 3 years ago

Nov 7th, 2017
Mike D
9.0

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Mike had this 3 years ago

Oct 14th, 2017
John Stabe

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John had this 3 years ago

Aug 13th, 2017