Wine Basics — Grape Varietals 101: Zinfandel (aka: Primitivo)
An introductory guide to Zinfandel wine. Everything you need to know about the grape variety including flavour, food pairings, growing regions...
Try a Zinfandel wine if you like Grenache or Syrah. Overview of the Zinfandel wine varietal (Not to be confused with the wine style âWhite Zinfandel.â ) This red wine is dark fruit driven with lots of body and high alcohol, but velvety smooth tannins. Why we like the Zinfandel varietal, grape...
Wine Basics — Grape Varietals 101: Syrah (aka: Shiraz)
An introductory guide to Syrah / Shiraz wine. Everything you need to know about the grape variety including flavour, food pairings, growing regions...
Try Syrah / Shiraz Wine if You Like Malbec, Zinfandel, or Chateauneuf-du-Pape Overview of the Syrah Wine Varietal Medium to full body, medium to high tannins, high acidity How To Pronounce the grape Syrah: Sear-AH Why We Like Syrah Wine The style varies depending on the region Some Syrah tastes...
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About the Producer
Buena Vista Winery
Sonoma, California, United States
Before there were vineyards in every valley north of San Francisco, before Napa and Sonoma were household names, before there was a California wine world at all, there was Buena Vista. Founded in 1857, Buena Vista is Californiaâs first premium winery, and its history is as colourful as it is proud....