2007 Joel Gott, Zinfandel, Mohr-Fry Ranches, Lodi Viviane Bauquet Farre January 25, 2010 Tasting Notes 1 Comment This small-production bottling of 60- to 85-year-old vines from the Mohr-Fry ranches is simply spectacular. One sniff of this wine and I was seduced! Deep aromas of dark berry, currant and mocha make you want to sink your nose deeper in your glass, until the urge to taste it takes over. A gorgeous mouthful: this is a beautiful, smooth and complex wine with dark, juicy fruit notes up front and clove, cedar and even a hint of roasted coffee in the finish. The marvelous thing here is that the wine picks up all the roasted spices and the smokiness of the chili, making them come alive with every bite. Check out the full article on Big Chili and Bold Wines. WHO: Joel Gott WHAT: Zinfandel WHERE: Mohr-Fry Ranches, Lodi, California WHEN: 2007 HOW MUCH: $25 http://www.foodandwinechickie.com Veronique Deblois As a Zin fan, I cannot wait to try this wine. Great review – you got me!