Turley Zinfandel Steacy Ranch 2021
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Turley Zinfandel Steacy Ranch 2021, meticulously crafted by esteemed winemaker Tegan Passalacqua at Turley Wine Cellars, embodies the legacy of the historic Steacy Ranch in Lodi, California. Nestled in the sandy loam soils on the eastern side of Lodi, this wine originates from Zinfandel vines dating back to 1907, intermingled with Grenache, Carignane, and Mission, showcasing the timeless essence of classic California vineyards. With a rich history and heritage, this wine exudes a profound sense of place and tradition, reflected in every sip.
Adorned with a medium ruby hue, this Zinfandel unveils a captivating bouquet that marries savory and earthy notes, entwined with nuances of dark fruits, sandalwood, red apple skin, and a hint of braised rhubarb. On the palate, smooth, ultra-fine-grained tannins create a luxurious texture, seamlessly harmonizing with the intricate layers of flavor. The wine culminates in a long, indulgent finish, boasting a delightful infusion of blue fruits that linger on the senses, leaving a lasting impression of elegance and finesse. With its enticing profile, this Zinfandel is a perfect complement to an array of dishes, particularly a succulent duck preparation.
Garnishing an impressive 92 points from the Wine Advocate, the 2021 Zinfandel Steacy Ranch is a medium-bodied masterpiece that seamlessly balances delicate styling with rich, perfumed fruit. This vintage encapsulates the essence of the old vines, weaving a tapestry of flavors and aromas that evoke the spirit of the land and the artistry of its winemaker. A true testament to Turley Wine Cellars’ commitment to excellence, this wine represents the timeless legacy of Steacy Ranch and the enduring allure of Lodi’s viticultural heritage.