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Uncork This - Ravenswood 2007 Zen of Zin Sonoma (California)

This red zinfandel backs up its cutesy name with character. It’s not bold and alcoholic like many zins but medium-bodied with chocolate, cinnamon, vanilla spice, black cherry and blackberry. Available at many grocery stores. Sw=2. $11. 4 stars.

This wine is featured in this week's Corkscrew column - Drink Well, Save Dough: Top ten best wines for the money right now.



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