Winery - Valley of the Moon Winery
Location - Glen Ellen, California
Wine - Valley of the Moon 2007 Zinfandel
Grape Varieties - Zinfandel, Petit Sirah
Appellation - Sonoma County
Alcohol - 14.5% v/v
Price -$17 USD
Nose/Aroma - Briar and allspice.
Palate/Flavors - Raspberries and blackberries with a touch of earthiness and pepper. Quite fruit forward, nice acid. Soft phenolic structure.
Food Pairing - Has a certain sweetness to it that would make it nice with dessert; maybe a medley of dark berries with a drizzle of bitter dark chocolate.
Comments - Nice wine, well balanced though it falls off a bit in the end. Great value wine, good everyday drink.