Posts Tagged Paraduxx

2010 Paraduxx ‘Z Blend,’ Napa Valley

From Duckhorn, this is a blend of 63% Zinfandel, 29% Cabernet Sauvignon and 8% Merlot. Nearly opaque, the crimson/purple color lightens at the rim. In the nose, black pepper-laced red raspberry preserves and pectin are shaded with high-toned cedar,... Read more

2010 Paraduxx ‘C Blend,’ Napa Valley

From Duckhorn, this is a blend of 60% Cabernet Sauvignon and 40% Zinfandel. The color is a translucent crimson/ruby. The Zinfandel fruit dominates the initial impression in the nose, showing ample briary raspberry jam, black pepper and cedar. This... Read more

2009 Paraduxx C Blend red wine, Napa Valley

Produced by Duckhorn. Winemaker David Marchesi. Nearly opaque dark purple color. In the nose, the Zinfandel adds a briary berry edge to the currant and black cherry fruit. Adding complexity are herb and spice notes of menthol, wild sage, and... Read more

2009 Paraduxx Z Blend red wine, Napa Valley

Produced by Duckhorn. Winemaker David Marchesi. Translucent ruby/purple in color. Despite being a blend of 62% Zinfandel 31% Cabernet Sauvignon, and 7% Merlot, the nose is frankly Zinfandel, showing briary blackberry and black raspberry fruit... Read more