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2016 Zinfandel Spring Mountain District

2016 Zinfandel Spring Mountain District

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Vineyard Notes

2016 Keenan Zinfandel Spring Mountain District

Keenan’s 2016 Zinfandel is made up of grapes grown primarily on Keenan’s Spring Mountain District estate. The Estate Zinfandel imparts structure, ripe black fruit and complex earthy nuances. Zinfandel grown in Calistoga makes up the remainder of the blend and supplies spice and briary red fruit aromas.

Once harvested, the grapes were de-stemmed then fermented in small lots. Primary fermentation lasted seven to ten days. The wine was aged in French and American oak barrels for eighteen months.

The finished wine shows intense black cherry and raspberry fruit in the nose, while hints of black pepper and vanilla add complexity. This is a rich, full-bodied Zinfandel that will accompany a wide array of foods, but we suggest gamey meats, grilled as a great match for the Keenan Zin.

Production Notes

609 cases
Vintage 2016
Wine Style Red Wine
Varietal Zinfandel
Varietal Composition 100% Zinfandel
Appellation Spring Mountain District
Acid 0.64 g/100 ml
PH 3.88
Bottling Date 5/3/2018
Residual Sugar Dry
Alcohol % 14.3%
Size 750 ml