93 points

Black Sears 2006 Zinfandel (Howell Mountain)

The vineyard has been source to extraordinary Zinfandels from other producers, such as Howell Mountain Vineyards and D-Cubed. Now here it is under its own brand. It’s a wonderful Zinfandel, powerful and complex, yet dry and elegant. The tannins are strong, but finely ground, and the raspberry, cherry, red currant…

 — S.H.   Published 2/1/2010