Tortoise Creek Wines

"The Chelonian" Lodi Zinfandel

8.868 ratings
8.72 pro ratings
Lodi, Central Valley, 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
Heather Robinson

Tried at a wine tasting in Hannaford - nice and light for a zin, spices came through

Tried at a wine tasting in Hannaford - nice and light for a zin, spices came through

1 person found it helpfulJul 23rd, 2016
Steven Haal

Round. Jammy. Soft and balanced.

Round. Jammy. Soft and balanced.

1 person found it helpfulJul 12th, 2016
R Henderson

If it had any more tobacco flavor, you’d have to smoke it, rather then drink it. Pass on this one!

If it had any more tobacco flavor, you’d have to smoke it, rather then drink it. Pass on this one!

Mar 21st, 2018
Wooly Sheep

Can go wrong wth Lodi zin

Can go wrong wth Lodi zin

Sep 4th, 2017
Tamara Iwaszkiw

7.23.17

7.23.17

Jul 24th, 2017
Matthew Valdes

2012

May 23rd, 2017
Neal Ferry

Round

Round

Mar 26th, 2017
Samuel Bragg

Good sweet Zinfandel.

Good sweet Zinfandel.

Feb 19th, 2017
Nathan Timm

Very jammy. Very good. Low tannin and acidity. Smooth.

Very jammy. Very good. Low tannin and acidity. Smooth.

Sep 18th, 2016
Steven Haal

Round, fruit forward and jammy

Round, fruit forward and jammy

Jul 12th, 2016