The Prisoner Wine Company

The Prisoner Napa Valley Zinfandel Blend

9.23673 ratings
9.075 pro ratings
Napa Valley, California, USA
Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petite Sirah, Syrah, Charbono
Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Pasta, Venison, Tomato-Based, Potato, Pork, Chocolate & Caramel, White Rice, Mushrooms, Beef, Lamb, Chili & Hot Spicy, Pungent Cheese, Salami & Prosciutto, Hard Cheese, Chicken, Turkey, Herbs, Soft Cheese, Duck, Exotic Spices, Beans & Peas, Baking Spices
Top Notes For
Kerry King

Vintage 2012

Vintage 2012

1 person found it helpfulJul 5th, 2015
Michael Callahan

Lighter than past vintages. Color was more ruby. 8.5

Lighter than past vintages. Color was more ruby. 8.5

Jan 13th, 2017
Tobin Trevarthen

Big waves of Vanilla. Perfect compliment to the turkey day fixin's.

Big waves of Vanilla. Perfect compliment to the turkey day fixin's.

Nov 27th, 2016
Steven Kukesh

R&D Winemaker at DFV

8.7

Dark blackberry, currant, surprisingly sweet. Very extracted fruit.

Dark blackberry, currant, surprisingly sweet. Very extracted fruit.

Nov 5th, 2016
Ram Majlessi

2007 aged well enough. Plenty of fruit.
Tannins very mellowed by now but of course would have been better sooner.

2007 aged well enough. Plenty of fruit.
Tannins very mellowed by now but of course would have been better sooner.

Jul 5th, 2016
Jim Sikes

My tasters loved it. Strong fruit and flavor. Soft and drinkable. Deep color. True Zin blend.

My tasters loved it. Strong fruit and flavor. Soft and drinkable. Deep color. True Zin blend.

May 5th, 2016
Elsie W

Alcoholic Beverages General Sales Manager, Safeway

9.3

Juicy and jammy

Juicy and jammy

Apr 11th, 2016
Sean Trapani

Founder/Educator Wine Fluent, Consultant ABC Fine Wines & Spirits

8.9

Black cassis, black raspberry, white pepper, violet with a brief, but satisfying finish length.

Black cassis, black raspberry, white pepper, violet with a brief, but satisfying finish length.

Mar 23rd, 2016
Andrew Savaloja

Very enjoyable, but not a great value given other cheaper blends on the market

Very enjoyable, but not a great value given other cheaper blends on the market

Jan 3rd, 2019
Brian Luzar

Honestly a bit overrated...good but this didn’t live up to hype

Honestly a bit overrated...good but this didn’t live up to hype

Nov 30th, 2018