Kendall Jackson Vintner's Reserve Zinfandel 2008, Mendocino Bottle

Cost:  $21.95
Grape Variety: Zinfandel
Category:  Red Wine
Appellation:  LCBO Vintages
Country:  United States
Region: Mendocino County
Format: 750 ml
Producer: Jackson Estates
Alcohol: 14.5%

Description: Medium+ ruby in colour with a medium+ intense nose.

PositivesThis easy drinking Zin features light oak, raspberry, dried figs, dates, raisins, plums, chocolate and a hint of leather. Medium+ body, medium tannins, good acidity and the high alcohol is well integrated.

NegativesThe 14.5% alcohol.

Drink now or in the next 2 years on its own or pair it with BBQ ribs.

Interesting ThingsThis is a great wine to bring to gatherings or to have as your second bottle for the night. This won’t disappoint.

Tasted: 26 July 12

Best Buy

Score:  9+/10, Value: 9+ /10, Total:  18.5/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine 4+

LCBO #: 967679