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Date Printed: 7/28/2014
Seghesio Home Ranch Zinfandel 2010
Seghesio Home Ranch Zinfandel 2010
(search item no. 118274)
green wine
boutique wine

Wine & Spirits rating: 93 points
Wine Spectator rating: 92 points
PRICE ON 7/28/2014: $37.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 Wine Enthusiast rating: 92 points
2011 Wine Spectator rating: 91 points
2009 Wine Spectator rating: 95 points
2009 Vinous / Antonio Galloni rating: 91 points
2008 Wine Spectator rating: 92 points
2008 Wine Enthusiast rating: 92 points
2008 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2007 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points
2007 The Wine Advocate rating: 93 points
2003 Wine Spectator rating: 92 points
2002 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points
1999 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
1999 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
1999 Wine Spectator rating: 89 points
1998 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points

Winemaker's Notes:

The 2009 vintage of this wine was ranked #12 on the Wine Spectator's Top 10 Wines of 2011

This wine has blackberry, raspberry and other brambly fruits characteristic of Alexander Valley, as well as "Graham crust" undertones typical of our Home Ranch terroir. There are subtle hints of oak, briary acidity and soft, ripe fruit tannins.

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About Seghesio Family Vineyards:

Established in 1985, when Edoardo Seghesio planted his first Zinfandel vineyard in Sonoma County's Alexander Valley, Seghesio Family Vineyards produces wines that honor the history of Sonoma and the Seghesio family. Seghesio Family Vineyards' 300 acres in the Alexander, Dry Creek and Russian River valleys represent some of the oldest vineyards and proprietary clones. With a passionate belief that wine is made in the vineyard, Seghesio pairs a century of experience on these treasured sites with aggressive farming techniques. True to their oldest plantings, Seghesio concentrates on Zinfandel, Italian varietals and Pinot Noir. Ted Seghesio is the winemaker.