Edmeades, Amador County, California, 2007

A deep ruby hue and a stunning nose of sweet, briary black cherries, black currants and spice.  Abundant flavor, medium to full body, impressive purity and fine elegance.  $34

Ravenswood, Old Vine, Vintners Blend, California, 2011

Juicy, jammy and easy-drinking, with cherry, herb and spice flavors.  $28

Easton, Amador County, California, 2009

Jammy and briary, with wild berry, white pepper and anise aromas and baked cherry and loamy earth flavors that finish with tart, rustic tannins.    $40

Seghesio, Sonoma County, California, 2010

Has excellent purity, medium to full body, a supple texture, and enough acidity to provide vibrancy.  It is a pure, elegant, substantial Zinfandel. $42