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...
About the Producer
Mike and Molly Hendry
Napa, California, United States
In 1939, Mike’s grandparents purchased 120 acres of farmland at the base of Mount Veeder in Napa. This property remains in the Hendry family today and is now recognized as the Hendry Ranch Vineyard and Winery. Mike spent many of his childhood summers working the tractors, pruning the vines, and learning about...