Zinfandel lovers rejoice. The wait is over. We have landed a parcel of deliciously big, Old Vine Zinfandel from Bogle Estate in California. It's a classic new world Zin with warmth and ripeness. It's big but not stupid. A great wine with huge appeal.
40 - 80 year old vines. Head-trained, dry farmed old vines are the source for Bogles Old Vine Zinfandel. These gnarly old vines produce concentrated fruit of high quality and intensity. This supple and mouth-filling vintage leads with juicy raspberry and ripe boysenberry fruit. Hints of spiced chocolate integrate well with fruit that is surprisingly luscious and silky on the palate, partnered with black pepper backbone that gives structure and weight. Flavours of toasted oak and pipe tobacco create further structure, allowing this wine to stand up to a variety of hearty fare Limited stock. Get into it.
The winery writes "Classic zinfandel is typically characterized by spice, and this wine is no exception. On the nose juniper, black pepper, and spicy nutmeg awaken the senses. Flavors of cranberries and raspberries tantalize the palate, leading to notes of red fruits, marionberry pie, and baking spices. This bold Old Vine Zinfandel has a full, velvety mouthfeel and a long, round finish."