2012 Black-Sears Vineyard Zinfandel (Howell Mountain)
2012 Black-Sears Vineyard Zinfandel (Howell Mountain)
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SKU: 984212
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This wine has impressive structure with firm, gripping tannins, and excellent acidity; benefits of Napa County's highest vineyard which is also biodynamically farmed and certified organic. What's best about this wine is the impeccable balance it shows off. This is a Zinfandel made in a style that is both restrained and loaded with flavor. The V.Sattui Black Sears Zinfandel is delicious today, however those with patience will be rewarded. This wine is an ager to be sure. It’ll improve over the next 5-8 years and drink well for at least 4-6 after that.

Wine Specs
Vintage
2012
Varietal
Zinfandel
Appellation
Napa Valley
Vineyard Designation
Black-Sears Zinfandel
Aging
18 months barrel
Fermentation
Stainless Steel
Product Reviews
Anthony's Gravatar
Anthony
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(Jun 2, 2012 at 7:48 AM)
Black Sears produces the premier Zinfindel grape!!! Taste this one last as all the others will not live up to the depth of a Black Sears grape.

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Henry Lorber
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(Apr 22, 2014 at 6:54 PM)
As a long term fan of the Howell Mountain Zin, I am please to tell the world that the 2010 is drinking vey well right now