If you're looking to stick your toe in the proverbial waters of Turley zinfandel, I suggest you start with the 2008 Turley Wine Cellars Zinfandel Old Vines, produced from a blend of Turley's vineyards located throughout California ($30). The 2008 Turley Wine Cellars Zinfandel Juvenile, which is produced from a collection of lots from Turley's youngest vines ($30). The 2008 Turley Wine Cellars Zinfandel Duarte Vineyard from the Contra Costa region of California is on my favorites ($45). From the limestone soils of Paso Robles comes the Turley-owned vineyard 2008 Turley Wine Cellars Zinfandel Pesenti Vineyard ($50). If you're looking for a zinfandel to rock your world, the 2008 Turley Zinfandel from the Dusi Vineyard in Paso Robles, California is for you ($55).
Friday - 3/4/2011, 10:46am  ET