America's Grape
America's Wine

 Zinfandel is a classic all-American success story. From humble beginnings, this previously little-known grape is today recognized for producing award-winning wines, gaining appreciation around the globe. ZAP welcomes you to our robust community of enthusiasts.

Winter Membership Drive 
November 11 – December 9
Join, Renew or upgrade your membership during our Winter Membership Drive and in addition to your amazing ZAP benefits – you will be entered to win weekly Prizes!

Preservation, Education, & Advocacy

Zinfandel Advocates & Producers

is dedicated to Zinfandel preservation, education, and appreciation. We are celebrating Zinfandel’s unique place in our culture and history while supporting the global spirit of this much sought-after wine grape. Press on for wineries, recipes, tips, history and more!

ZinEX Early Bird Tickets on sale now!
January 26-28, 2023 
Winemakers and principals of the Zinfandel world come together at ZAP’s one and only Grand Tasting. We’re returning to One Market Pavilion, a light, bright space with dramatic soaring ceilings and plenty of space to roam. Come and share the excitement!

Zap Events

06 May

Women in Wine Rhine River Cruise

16 Oct

Spirited Emerald Isle – A 10-Day Ireland Travel Package

Zap Social

Benefits of Heritage Membership
ZAP Heritage members and above enjoy VIP hospitality at Premier Experience wineries — including behind-the-scenes tours, barrel tastings, waived fees and more. Each participating ZAP winery rolls out the red carpet for you in their own special way. Find out what the current Premier Winery Experiences are available.


Winery Directory

Discover a new winegrowing region, tasting room, or magical vineyard tour. Look for Premier Winery Experience opportunities and taste the differences Zinfandel offers. Finding your style and sharing your favorites is what Zinfandel is all about!


Featured Wineries

A. Rafanelli Winery
Perlegos Family Wine
Cast Wines
Bee Hunter Wine
Truett-Hurst Winery

Introducing The California Zinfandel Trail
The California Zinfandel Trail is an easy-to-use travel planning tool that is designed to help you map your winery visits throughout the wide-ranging world of California’s heritage wine – Zinfandel.