Decoy Zinfandel 750ml
29 in stock
Zinfandel: 90%, Petite Sirah: 8%, Cabernet Sauvignon: 1%, Petit Verdot: 1%
Meat, Pork, Cheese, Beef, Vegetables, Steak, Mutton, Lamb
The wine is dark red in color.
Taste wine - soft and touching, with a silky texture, abundant hints of black currant, plum, walnut and licorice.
The wine has an elegant layered aroma with hints of mocha, mulberry and cassis, subtle but complex nuances of cigar box.
Wine combined perfectly with beef steak, roast beef, lamb, pork, filet mignon on the bone, lamb, cheeses, vegetables.
Critic Scores & User Ratings are based on an aggregated international Global Wine Score (GWS).
Decoy Zinfandel 750ml - Item Code: 08409
Wine “Decoy” Ed was first released over 20 years ago and since then has an important place in the line of house wine Dakhorn. It is a skillful combination of varieties of red grapes from different vineyards of Napa Valley and represents an attractive fruity style of Napa. Wine “Decoy” Red is produced by one of the principles of the winery Dakhorn – “quality wine at a reasonable price.”
Blend vintage 2009 consists of four grape varieties, which is selected from different vineyards of Napa Valley. Growing season of 2009 was some problems – most notably, heavy rains, because of which the vineyards yielded smaller than usual harvest. However, according to the company’s winemakers Dakhorn “2009 harvest gave a broad and attractive expression of red wine” Decoy “with the classic fruity and silky mid palate.”
Wine House Dakhorn Vinyards created in 1976, the couple Dakhorn – Dan and Margaret. For a quarter century of existence the company has become a leading producer of wines from Bordeaux varieties in North America. Among Dakhorn always adhered to the principles of quality and bonuses, and special attention was paid to the exposure of vineyards and fruit quality. Was very well accepted, innovative for the locality, the decision on the production of wine Merlot as a single varietal wine, while all other manufacturers in the early 70s in the Napa Valley used it only as a component of the assemblage. With this step, Dakhorn every year to strengthen its position and has earned a reputation as one of the best manufacturers. House is a unique feature of the administrative structure in which the wine, depending on the variety, created with the help of leading experts and best vintners from Dakhorn. Thus, a leading winemaker Bill Nankarou controls the production of wines from Bordeaux grape varieties, Neil Bernardi, winemaker Mangreyshn, – production of Chardonnay, David Marchesi makes wine from Zinfandel, Pinot Noir oversees Zack Ramunson.