“Women are natural guerrillas. Scheming, we nestle into the enemy’s bed, avoiding open warfare, watching the options, playing the odds.” — Sally Kempton
One taste and you’ll be scheming on how to get more of Wine Guerrilla Sonoma County Zinafandel 2009. Fruit forward with blackberry jam, black cherry and raspberries with notes of pepper, vanilla and earth. The perfect pairing is Peppered Venison Loin with Zinfandel Huckleberry Sauce. The music match is “Sing Me to Sleep” by Fran Healy with Nico Case from the album Wreckorder.
The details: 14.5% alcohol. Screw-cap. Appellation: Sonoma County. The blend: zinfandel 85% with petite sirah 15%. Suggested retail $15 USD. Available from decerning wine merchants or directly from Wine Guerrilla. This was a media sample generously provided by the winery.