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Nickel & Nickel Bonfire Zinfandel 750ML 2007
Sku: 05853
The 2006 Bonfire Zinfandel has beautiful aromas of red and black fruits. A bounty of raspberry and blackberry intensifies upon the palate, with black pepper and cedar enriching the win ...more
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Country: United States
Region: California
Sub-Region: Sonoma County
Appellation: Dry Creek Valley
Grape Varietal: Zinfandel
Type: Still wine
Reg. 44.99
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The 2006 Bonfire Zinfandel has beautiful aromas of red and black fruits. A bounty of raspberry and blackberry intensifies upon the palate, with black pepper and cedar enriching the wine. This depth of flavors is carried across a plush middle palate, which is thick and jammy. This wine warrants consideration of “a big Zinfandel” and yet is balanced, despite its rich intensity.
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Nickel & Nickel is located in Oakville, along Highway 29, on 42 acres that were originally settled as a farmstead in the 1880s. The Napa Valley winery’s collection of classic barns along with the site’s original Queen Anne-style home brings the historic farmstead back to life, while housing a cutting-edge winery capable of hand crafting up to 25 single-vineyard wines. The land was first developed by John C. Sullenger, a successful prospector and owner of gold, silver and quicksilver mines, who acquired the Oakville parcel in 1865. Nickel & Nickel purchased the property in 1998. The plan was three-fold: to restore the Sullenger farmstead, construct new buildings that are architecturally compatible to the historic structures, and house an ultra-modern winery uniquely suited to producing single-vineyard wines. ”Our goal was to develop a modern winery, specially outfitted to meet the needs of single-vineyard winemaking, while respecting the history of the location,” says Nickel & Nickel director of winemaking and chairman, Dirk Hampson. He adds, ”Anyone driving past on Highway 29 will see a restored farmstead that appears to have been there for generations, without realizing the classic barns house an extremely sophisticated winery.” The Sullenger farmstead is arranged around three sides of a barnyard and surrounded by 80-year-old olive trees and a white, three-rail fence. Click on the links to the left to learn the fascinating historic and architectural details of each of our farmstead buildings.

 
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