Serve lightly chilled, on its own or as a complement to almost any food. At cocktail parties, it will shine alongside hors d’oeuvres such as smoked salmon, lobster, shrimp, Carpaccio and soft cheeses. It can also complement main-course fish and pork dishes.
Tons of inky blue/purplish fruit, mocha, spices, new leather, lavender and licorice, nearly impossible to resist, even at this early stage. Once again, the team at Ridge has produced an absolutely compelling Zinfandel.
For al of you fans of light, electric, mouth-awakening wines that you can drink by the barrelful all summer long, here is the treasure. This is a wine to grab by the case; to open on a whim; to have before dinner; and to have with seafood, especially oysters.
This is where black cherry nose with minerals and a little smoke come together. A suggestion of chocolate is quite primary on the palate yet suave and approachable with its crushed blackberry flavor. Wine finishes with structured tannins and noteworthy length.