Papapietro Perry 2004 Zinfandel (Russian River Valley) Rating and Review | Wine Enthusiast
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Papapietro Perry 2004 Zinfandel (Russian River Valley)

Rating
88
Price
$33
Variety
Region
Wine Type
Red
Alcohol
14.5%
Bottle Size
750 ml
Issue Date
5/1/2007
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Classic California Zin, with cherry, blackberry and loganberry flavors and that briary, brambly edge of freshly picked wild fruit. You'll also find loads of spices and fresh green thyme and sage. Finishes with a slight sweetness, although it's basically a dry wine, with some elegance and finesse.

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Highly recommended

87-89

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Often good value; well recommended

83-86

Good
Suitable for everyday consumption, often good value

80-82

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Can be employed


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