Carlisle Winery-Zinfandel-Petite Sirah-Dry Creek Valley-2011-15.7% Alcohol-$34.29- A nose of dark fruit and some spice, dark garnet in color. A medium to full bodied Zin with plum, raspberry, some licorice and spice on finish. Maybe still too young to drink, very good just not great. RP-90-92 WS-90 CR-90 Good with meats, chicken, pasta. One Cork Bonus.
EdMeades-Zinfandel-Mendocino County-California-2011-14.5% Alcohol-$14.99-A nose of some dark fruit and spice, medium garnet in color. A medium bodied Zin, with blackberry, plum, some dust and spice not finish. Easy drinking. WS-87 WE-87 CR-87 Good with meats, chicken, pasta.