Carol Shelton Wines

Wild Thing Old Vine Mendocino County Zinfandel

8.911 ratings
8.81 pro ratings
Mendocino, North Coast, 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
Severn Goodwin

New England Public Media (WGBY Public Television & NEPR Public Radio), Wine Lovers Dinner w/ Guest Host Amy Traverso; 7 March 2020 at MGM Springfield; Springfield, MA

New England Public Media (WGBY Public Television & NEPR Public Radio), Wine Lovers Dinner w/ Guest Host Amy Traverso; 7 March 2020 at MGM Springfield; Springfield, MA

Mar 8th, 2020
ESF
9.1

Really impressed - was thrown off by gimmicky name, and this wasn’t wild at all - it was downright sensuous & sexy: copious aromatics of deep dark cherry, raspberry & strawberry bathed in vanilla & sweet baking spices. Excellent density & extraction of flavors. Smooth rich and fulfilling.

Really impressed - was thrown off by gimmicky name, and this wasn’t wild at all - it was downright sensuous & sexy: copious aromatics of deep dark cherry, raspberry & strawberry bathed in vanilla & sweet baking spices. Excellent density & extraction of flavors. Smooth rich and fulfilling.

Dec 5th, 2020
Zita hunt

Spicy, great with a pasta meals

Spicy, great with a pasta meals

Apr 19th, 2020
Hayley Hartner

Easy to drink. Tangy tannins.

Easy to drink. Tangy tannins.

Mar 27th, 2020
Neal Ferry

Expressive character...blue berries

Expressive character...blue berries

Nov 16th, 2019
Dennis Kellison

Dark cherry, spice, & vanilla

Dark cherry, spice, & vanilla

Aug 28th, 2019
Randy Gast

Randy had this 4 months ago

Randy had this 4 months ago

Jan 1st, 2021
Jeremy Autry

Jeremy had this 8 months ago

Jeremy had this 8 months ago

Aug 30th, 2020
Eric Fischer

Eric had this 10 months ago

Eric had this 10 months ago

Jun 30th, 2020
Bruce Allen

Bruce had this a year ago

Bruce had this a year ago

May 31st, 2020