Burgess Russian River Zinfandel 1998

Zinfandel from Napa Valley, California

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Item No. 22455
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Winemaker's Notes

The grapes from our mountain vineyards produce a wine with intense aromas and generous flavors. With the addition of 8% Petite Sirah, this wine has a classic style of spicy, berry flavors. The delicious flavor and lingering finish complement most foods, especially "Mediterranean" style dishes with peppers and olive oil.

This mountain grown fruit has the advantage of increased varietal character. The stressed vines produce a much smaller berry, creating a greater skin to juice ratio. With Zinfandel, it is especially significant as the Vines tend to normally produce large berries.

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Learn About Burgess

Burgess Cellars is a stone and redwood mountainside winery which was originally started in the 1880's. It's adjacent vineyards support the belief that it is vital to grow only those varieties of grapes which are best suited to the particular aspects of that land; such as soil, exposure, and climate. That is why the Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, and Zinfandel are...

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Learn About Napa Valley

It's hard not to think of Napa Valley when thinking of California wines. The region is, after all, the one that brought world recognition to California wine making. The area was settled by a few choice wine families in the 1960's who bet that the wines of the area would grow and flourish. They were right. The Napa wine industry really took off in the 1980's, when vineyard...

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Learn About Zinfandel

Zinfandel(ZIN-fahn-dell) American Grape Zinfandel the American - or Californian - grape. Although it's not from America (Croatia has been named its origin), it does seem quite at home in the vineyards of California. During Prohibition, many Zinfandel vines survived as the high-yielding grape was popular both for home winemaking and communion wine, which is...

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