Posts Tagged Martinelli

2004 Martinelli Sauvignon Blanc, Tessa Lee

Made by the famous winemaker Helen Turley, this is a rich, herbal, complex bottling that is reminiscent of top White Bordeaux. Pungent (more than one person shouted out, “Cat pee!”), the herbs were tarragon, bay leaf and tobacco. Some thought it... Read more

2001 Martinelli Zinfandel, Guiseppe & Luisa, Russian River Valley

Sweet, yummy, concentrated red raspberry fruit, along with candied cherry and white pepper. Turns supple and elegant in the mouth. More evidence for the high quality of the California Zinfandel harvest in 2001. MSRP: $45 (April 2003) Wine... Read more