Category Archives: Zinfandel

Ogio Zinfandel Rose 2008

At this time of year I’m often craving a cheap, fruity, cheery pink wine. Ogio came in at a fiver from Tesco, with a fake deal claiming its actual RRP was double that, although I’ve never seen it available when it’s not on sale. So it seemed to be a good choice. Unfortunately it didn’t… Read More »

Cellar No. 8 Zinfandel 2005

We had a bottle of Cellar No. 8 Zinfandel 2005 from Meijer’s. It had travelled about a bit in cars and planes and had been subjected to a few changes in climate, none of which tend to improve a wine. It was dark garnet with just a hint of brick emerging on the edge. It… Read More »

Dancing Bull Zinfandel

I found a bottle of Dancing Bull 2003 Zinfandel lurking in the cupboard under the stairs. This should have been drunk a couple of years ago, but never one to worry too much about sell by dates I gave it a go, along with some Zucchini Parmesan made from veggies that had eat by dates… Read More »

Sutter Home White Zinfandel

Wine is good. I hold this truth to be self evident, but now and again, my belief system is shaken. I had a Sutter Home White Zinfandel. It’s pink, very pink, a sort of small girl’s favourite bubble bath pink. It doesn’t smell of a great deal, a little like strawberry flavouring, the sort you might… Read More »