One of the best Zinfandel producers and one of the best Zinfandel vineyards. What's not to like? This is a great Zinfandel. It's always a question when to open Zins. They drink so well young. Some of them age great. This is one that there is no right answer to the question as it seems its always good. Purple in color. The nose has raspberries, boysenberries, bramble, black pepper and an interesting iodine note. On the palate, this has a lush but lively texture. Great energy to the wine. Flavors of raspberries and dark cherries intertwines with char and earth. Great balance. Long finish. Works well with food.