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
Sonoma, California, United States
Ottimino's land is a land of dreams. When he came to America in 1913, "Little Eight," so called because he was the last of eight children and the smallest, had big ambitions. He made his home on a beautiful ridge above Green Valley and forged a life on new soil. He planted the land, especially proud...