2011 Carlisle Zinfandel Sonoma County

Dark cherry red at core, translucent as it moves to the rim. Bright cherry aromas. Soft fruit, black cherries, blackberries. Quite lovely. Fine tannins, great acidity and balance. Finishes long and spicy. gains weight with air. Lovely. Perhaps a bit on the downside but still a lot of years ahead of it. Drink next 4 to 5 years. "A-"