Bucklin Old Hill Ranch Bambino 2017
|Region||California, Sonoma County, Sonoma Valley|
The teenage "Bambino" vines were planted in 2000 and represent our "young vine" Zinfandel. The 2017 blend is at least 75% Zinfandel that is co-fermented with Petite Sirah and Alicante Bouchet.
Fermented with indigenous yeast without any nutrient additions. Aged in neutral French oak for approximately 10 months.
Lively and briary, with expressive raspberry, smoky tarragon and cracked pepper flavors that pick up speed toward well-groomed tannins. Drink now through 2028. 569 cases made.