Carol Shelton Wines

Wild Thing Old Vine Mendocino County Zinfandel

8.89 ratings
-no 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
ESF
8.4

Similar but not as impressive as the ‘16 - acidity out of whack, more jammy & fruit driven. This either needs time or is just an off-vintage. I mean, it’s not bad - it actually tasted like a barrel sample.

Similar but not as impressive as the ‘16 - acidity out of whack, more jammy & fruit driven. This either needs time or is just an off-vintage. I mean, it’s not bad - it actually tasted like a barrel sample.

Nov 28th, 2021
Neal Ferry

Tasty

Tasty

Nov 23rd, 2021
ace
9.0

Fruit forward with a hint of spice. Very nice Zinfandel for having with dinner.

Fruit forward with a hint of spice. Very nice Zinfandel for having with dinner.

Aug 29th, 2021
John Lippincott

John had this 6 months ago

John had this 6 months ago

Jun 10th, 2021
Raymond W Redline

Raymond had this 6 months ago

Raymond had this 6 months ago

May 25th, 2021
Randy Gast

Randy had this 10 months ago

Randy had this 10 months ago

Jan 16th, 2021
Randy Gast

Randy had this a year ago

Randy had this a year ago

Nov 27th, 2020
G D
8.9

G had this a year ago

G had this a year ago

Jul 31st, 2020