The Old Vine Zinfandel was harvested at optimum levels of balanced sugar and acidity in October. The clusters were cold-soaked to extract the intense red pigmentation of the wine and fermented. The outcome is an easy to drink, mediumbodied, fruit-forward wine with ample flavors of raspberry and hint of pepper spice.
Pasta topped with barbequed chicken.
In the heart of the California wine country stands the picturesque Glen Ellen house surrounded by vineyards first planted in 1883. Both the house and the wines of Glen Ellen have stood the test of time.
Our wines are crafted using methods usually reserved for twice the price in vineyards where the warm California sun lingers on and gently ripens the grapes to perfection. Glen Ellen wine’s timeless charm continues to inspire dinner parties and gatherings of friends around the world and is served as the wine that makes everyone feel welcome.