An idiosyncratic journal of wines I buy from a mix of Internet sources and retailers in the Northern Virginia/D.C. area. Mostly inexpensive and moderately-priced stuff, reflecting my frugal New England roots. Cent anni!
Wednesday, March 04, 2009
2006 Cartlidge & Browne ZINFANDEL (Amador County, Cal.)
This was flawed, but not completely. The nose was marred by medicinal, acetate, and prune scents. In the mouth, there was some rich, balanced black cherry fruit, but overall the experience was disappointing. D. Avoid.