This is drinking beautifully now and promises another decade of pleasure. Rich and heady, this is a spectacular display of varietal character, with bottomless depth. Antonio Galloni calls it “The 2018 Zinfandel Estate Lemorel is every bit as captivating from bottle as it was from barrel.” with sweet red cherry backed by wild flowers and mint. When you need a magical Zin that brings an extra kick, this is your bottle
The 2018 Zinfandel Estate Lemorel is every bit as captivating from bottle as it was from barrel. The aromatics alone are so enticing. As always, Lemorel is an incredibly distinctive Syrah that offers a striking combination of savory and earthy flavor to play off a core of dark Zinfandel fruit. Sweet floral notes, spice and pipe tobacco linger. The Lemorel emerges from the oldest Zinfandel vines on the estate, which were planted in 1946.