2021 Pumper Lodi Zinfandel

Embark on a journey with our 2021 Pumper Lodi Zinfandel, a deep ruby delight that invites you into a diverse and generous bouquet. Immediately, darker spice notes unfold, revealing forest floor, mushroom, tire tread, and crushed white peppercorn, complemented by fennel seed, Santa Rosa plum, blackberry, and dark raspberry. The scents are savory, boasting a captivating gamey/meaty character. Echoing the savory spices, the palate is adorned with white pepper, cherry, cranberry, and strawberry flavors, showcasing the quintessential essence of Zinfandel. Bright acidity enlivens the experience, leading to a juicy fruit-filled finish. Revel in the persistent dusty/drying character, interwoven with dried herbs, darker spices, and grainy, almost gravelly textured tannins that add depth to the overall profile. Nicely done, this Lodi Zinfandel offers a harmonious symphony of flavors and textures that linger, inviting you to savor the distinctive charm of this varietal.