Cloisonne Wines 2016 Mendocino County Zinfandel

The California Wine Club

Tasting Notes: Aromas of spicy red and dark berries and a rich mid-palate. The finish is balanced with pepper, spice, red fruit and a caramel note. Final Blend: 95% Zinfandel, 5% Petite Sirah Case Production: Only 1,216 cases produced Pair With: Grilled meats, stews, the winemaker’s own recipe for Zinfandel Braised Pork, or as an apéritif Hold Time: Enjoy now or hold 4-6 years Alcohol by Volume: 15.3% Cheers to another unique wine club find!

Price: $16.99

Order: Cloisonne Wines 2016 Mendocino County Zinfandel
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Groom Wines 2015 Barossa Valley Bush Block Zinfandel

The California Wine Club

Tasting Notes: The nose is unmistakably Zinfandel, with distinct red fruit characters of cranberry and pomegranate and some lovely spice. The wine is medium-bodied and structured with evident bright acidity, finishing with soft tannins. 91 Points, Halliday Wine Companion Final Blend: 90% Zinfandel, 10% Shiraz Case Production: Only 300 cases produced Pair With: Spicy food, barbecue, pizza, red meat, pork, or with the winery’s own recipe for smoked ribs Hold Time: Enjoy now or hold 7 years Alcohol by Volume: 14.8% Wine club members might be familiar with this selection as we’ve featured other vintages over the past ten years.

Price: $25.00

Order: Groom Wines 2015 Barossa Valley Bush Block Zinfandel
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Castoro Cellars 2015 Paso Robles Estate Grown Zinfandel

The California Wine Club

Tasting Notes: This Zinfandel is another stunning wine with classic, fresh berry brightness! Flavors of raspberry jam and black cherry fill your mouth, with a subtle black pepper spice finish. Enjoy this fruit-forward wine with your favorite pasta dish or grilled meat entrée. Gold Medal, SF International Wine Competition Gold Medal, California Zinfandel Championship 88 Points, Wine Enthusiast Final Blend: 77% Zinfandel, 19% Petite Sirah, 4% Barbera Case Production: Only 400 cases produced Pair With: Red pasta dishes or grilled meats Alcohol by Volume: 14.5% Over the years, The California Wine Club has featured different red and white wines from Castoro Cellars however this marks our first Zinfandel from this beloved winery, one that we are sure our wine club members will delight in.

Price: $10.99

Order: Castoro Cellars 2015 Paso Robles Estate Grown Zinfandel
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