Wise Villa Winery

2011 California Estate Zinfandel



Offer Expired:Jan 11, 2016 at 11:59 pm
Avg. Price

Mission Briefing


Owl always love Zin

With so many wines offered to us each and every day, we can afford to be exceedingly careful - and extraordinarily picky - when it comes to selecting which wines we feature for you. We are so picky that we reject about one third of the wines that we review.

Big brand, award-winning wines certainly get our attention, but when a lesser-known brand finds its way to our tasting panel, we approach it with an excited open mind - and palate. Today’s Wise Villa Winery 2011 California Estate Zinfandel turned out to be… fantastic!

This delicious wine, which has earned numerous accolades and is a Zinfandel that is well worthy of your attention. We offer this wonderful wine to you with our hearty recommendation.

Tasting Profile


A beautiful purple through and through, just slightly translucent, with just a hint of a lighter, rustic red rim.


Leads with juicy red fruit flavors of cherry and raspberry, laid atop notes of sweet cedar wood, aged leather, berry bramble, black peppercorn spice, and warm baking spices.


Delicious and very drinkable, with a flavor profile that is very similar to the nose, this wine is exactly what you want from a traditional Zinfandel. The red fruit, earth, and spice are very well balanced.


A lovely balance of tannin and structure, with the concentrated red fruit slowly transitioning into slight pepper notes on the back of the palate.


A slow roasted garlic and rosemary encrusted beef brisket, served with plenty of root vegetables.

What the Winery Says

Gold Medal - San Francisco Chronicle 2014, 96 Points - Wine X Magazine
Dr. Grover C. Lee
Production Notes
100% Estate produced and bottled
Aged in 30% new French and American oak

About the Winery

Offer Expired:Jan 11, 2016 at 11:59 pm
Avg. Price
As your agent, we can assist in selecting a common carrier for the shipment of wine that you have purchased and own. The majority of states maintain laws and regulations that control or restrict the importation of alcohol. In all cases, the purchaser is responsible for complying with the laws and regulations, including in particular those relating to the import of alcohol, in effect in the state to which the purchaser is shipping alcohol.