Grapes sourced from Zephyr Ridge Vineyard.
(Approx, ex-tax, all vintages)
Zinfandel (or 'Zin' as it is affectionately known in the United States) is a dark-skinned red wine grape variety widely cultivated in California. It arrived in the Americas from Europe in the early years of the 19th century, and was an immediate success in both Napa and Sonoma counties, which remain its strongholds today.
After 30 years of discussion and disagreements (including legal intervention by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms), DNA research carried out in California in the 1990s confirmed that Zinfandel is identical to Italy's Primitivo. But although this research closed the debate over whether Zinfandel 'is' ... more
The Horse Heaven Hills AVA (American Viticultural Area) is located within the larger Columbia Valley AVA in Washington State. Its boundary is initially formed by the Columbia river before it tracks roughly north then north-east, following the Horse Heaven Hills before reaching the Yakima Valley AVA and then turning south once again to the river.
Many of the best vineyards in Horse Heaven Hills are planted on the banks of the Columbia, where they are exposed to strong river winds which cool and stress the vines and toughen the grape skins. Vine stress translates into quality wine production. Other substantial plantings are ... more
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|Thurston Wolfe 'The Teacher' Cabernet Sauvignon, Horse Heaven Hills|
|Thurston Wolfe Lemberger, Columbia Valley|
|Thurston Wolfe 'The Geologist' Red, Columbia Valley|
|Thurston Wolfe 'Zypher Ridge' Petit Sirah, Horse Heaven Hills|
|Thurston Wolfe Syrah, Columbia Valley|
|Thurston Wolfe Lemberger Rose, Yakima Valley|
|Thurston Wolfe Malbec, Horse Heaven Hills|