Predator 2009 Old Vine, Zinfandel, Lodi $22.
Dark ruby color. Sizzling bacon and dried raspberry aromas and flavors with a silky fruity medium-to-full body and a long juicy berry pie filling, chocolate, turkey jerky, and spice finish. A rich, fruity, meaty zin that will triumph barbecue wine.
WORLD WINE CHAMPIONSHIPS AWARD: Gold Medal
RATING: 94 points (Exceptional)
CATEGORY: Zinfandel, Red
ALCOHOL BY VOLUME: 15.0%
TASTING LOCATION: In Our Chicago Tasting Room
TASTING DATE: May-23-2011
WINE ID: 194965