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Which Zinfandels to Taste at the ZAP Wine Event San Francisco


January 11, 2012 Blog » Learn About Wine » Which Zinfandels to Taste at the ZAP Wine Event San Francisco
Zinfandel is America's darling at the Zap Festival

She's light, sweet and hits hard! Zinfandel is America's tasty girl

Which Zinfandels to Taste at the ZAP Wine Event San Francisco

The world’s largest single varietal wine event is ZAP Wine Festival in San Francisco, January 26-28, 2012. The Wine Folly crew will be there, so look forward to some detailed coverage and embarrassing purple-toothed antics. With hundreds of member producers, the selections will be daunting, so we are designing a game plan of can’t-miss wines to taste when we’re there.

I made a short list of my top zinfandel producers who will be at ZAP event, but I’d like to hear yours too. Which zinfandels should we taste at the event?

Recommended Zinfandels at Zap
  1. Sobon Estate ($)
  2. Peachy Canyon ($)
  3. Starry Night ($)
  4. Scott Harvey ($$)
  5. J. Dusi Wines ($$)
  6. Seghesio ($$)
  7. Carol Shelton ($$)
  8. Robert Biale ($$$)
  9. Storybook Mountain ($$$)
  10. Outpost Zinfandel ($$$)
  11. Turley Zinfandel ($$$$)
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Need to go to the ZAP Wine Event in San Francisco? get tickets and directions to the Zap festival. The 2012 ZAP Grand Tasting and Epicuria event will be at the Concourse Center.


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If you’re passionate about zinfandel and need me to try something while I’m there, let me know about ’em. Now!


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By Madeline Puckette
I'm a certified wine geek with a passion for meeting people, travel, and delicious food. You often find me crawling around dank cellars or frolicking through vineyards. Find me at @WineFolly