Ridge Vineyards

Boatman Sonoma County Zinfandel Petite Sirah

9.130 ratings
9.12 pro ratings
Sonoma County, California, USA
Petite Sirah, Zinfandel
Tomato-Based, Lamb, Potato, White Rice, Pungent Cheese, Pasta, Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Salami & Prosciutto, Beef, Chili & Hot Spicy, Mushrooms, Hard Cheese, Pork, Venison, Chicken, Turkey, Herbs, Soft Cheese, Duck, Exotic Spices, Beans & Peas, Baking Spices
Top Notes For
Geoff Troup

Sales Eder Brothers, Cellar Fine Wines

9.0

Pronounced raspberry and red fruit, steely tannins, slight oak influence with an earth driven, forest floor, menthol finish. Graphite, precise and pure palate profile.

Pronounced raspberry and red fruit, steely tannins, slight oak influence with an earth driven, forest floor, menthol finish. Graphite, precise and pure palate profile.

Jan 24th, 2019
Renato Hoyle

Juicy but balanced.

Juicy but balanced.

Jun 24th, 2017
Lauren Young

Light, restrained, soft

Light, restrained, soft

Jul 3rd, 2022
Raul Puga

Deeeellliiiisssshhhh. Great Ridge bottle

Deeeellliiiisssshhhh. Great Ridge bottle

Apr 8th, 2020
Doug Boatman

2014 vintage. Nice time to drink. Beautiful bouquet floral. Berries. Med body. Great finish. Soft tannins.

2014 vintage. Nice time to drink. Beautiful bouquet floral. Berries. Med body. Great finish. Soft tannins.

Mar 1st, 2020
Scott Sandberg

Apologies for the succulents that appear to be growing in the glass...though there is a hint of green olive/tapenade in this. Tar and strawberry as well. Pretty nice, overall. Thinking would be excellent around 2023.

Apologies for the succulents that appear to be growing in the glass...though there is a hint of green olive/tapenade in this. Tar and strawberry as well. Pretty nice, overall. Thinking would be excellent around 2023.

Aug 26th, 2019
Steve Mitchell

Very well balanced and so drinkable.

Very well balanced and so drinkable.

Jul 1st, 2019
Yi-Fen Li

Paired perfectly with duck cassoulet+++

Paired perfectly with duck cassoulet+++

Oct 1st, 2018
Peter Handel

Very pleasant, not jammy, 7/10 on complexity (fell to 1/10 on day 2) ... great qpr!

Very pleasant, not jammy, 7/10 on complexity (fell to 1/10 on day 2) ... great qpr!

Mar 14th, 2018
Eric Linderman

Great pop and pour

Great pop and pour

Feb 1st, 2018