Turley Kirschenmann Zinfandel 2018 - Carlo Russo Wine & Spirit World
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Turley Kirschenmann Zinfandel 2018
SKU: 51538

Turley Kirschenmann Zinfandel 2018

  • v92-94

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Category Red Wine
Region California, Central Valley, Lodi
Brand Turley

The Kirschenmann is particularly close to our hearts as our winemaker, Tegan Passalacqua, owns and farms this vineyard. The ungrafted vines were planted in 1915 in the silica-rich sandy soils of the east side of the Mokelumne River AVA. Thanks to the river’s cool waters and delta breezes, these head-trained, dry-farmed vines are constantly protected from the heat.

  • v92-94

The 2018 Zinfandel Kirschenmann is a perfect example of what makes this vintage so appealing. Always a lighter, rather perfumed wine, the Kirschenmann has striking mid-palate sweetness and depth, both of which round the wine out beautifully. Ripe blueberry, mint and spice notes all run through this racy, expressive Zinfandel.

Antonio Galloni, January 2020