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2012 Turley Wine Cellars Zinfandel Ueberroth Vineyard Paso Robles
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About Turley Wine Cellars

When it comes to California Zinfandels, Larry Turley is the master. His are huge, exotic reds that often have head-spinning alcohol and a bit of residual sugar, but at their core, are really showcases for the rich, ripe, old-vine fruit...

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2012 Turley Wine Cellars Zinfandel Ueberroth Vineyard Paso Robles

Producer: Turley Wine Cellars
Style: Red Wine
Grape Type: Zinfandel
Origin: California
Region: Central Coast
Appellation: Paso Robles

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95 Points | International Wine Cellar , May/June 2014

(from a vineyard planted on alkaline soil in 1885):  Good deep red.  Knockout aromas and flavors of black and red fruits, garrigue, minerals and high-pitched spices, along with an impression of medicinal reserve.  Wonderfully layered and intense, showing outstanding cut and peppery lift to the middle palate.  Offers an uncanny combination of acid lift and breadth, finishing with resounding juicy length.  As in recent years, this is one of the handful of elite zinfandels of the vintage.  The numbers here are shocking:  16.4% alcohol, 7.1 grams per liter of acidity and a pH of 3.40.

93-95 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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Zinfandel

Zinfandel is not the rage it was in the 1980s and early 1990s, as there are now too many wines made from overripe fruit or from young vines, or overwhelmed by excessive use of new barrels. Today's Zin styles range from elegant, taut, and claret-like midweights to superripe and potty behemoths, with off-the-charts...
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