Posts tagged Kenwood

Kenwood Sonoma Series Zinfandel, Sonoma, United States

From the pouring of the 2007 Kenwood Sonoma Series Zinfandel my interest was piqued. The wine didn't have the uniform darkness that wine makers seem to concoct with all reds released onto the market. Some caramel brown was mixed in colour spectrum for a little vino-diversity. I smelled a mix of earth, alcohol and fruit compote. The wine opened up round like a glazed berry tartlet. Nice and juicy, with a modest pepper finish. This is the second Kenwood product I have tasted in a while (see Yulupa Read more [...]

Kenwood Yulupa Cabernet Sauvignon, California

The 2007 Kenwood Yulupa Cabernet Sauvignon is very drinkable Cab.  I tried decanting half of the bottle and working it quite aggressively in the carafe for about ten minutes just to do side by side tasting with the wine right out of the bottle.  I pretty much wasted ten minutes as the wine was quite ambivalent to my shaking and waking.  The wine was, however, quite fine despite it's boycotting of my decanter games. Predictably the wine was dark (what Cali Red isn't?? google seach wine colour Read more [...]
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