Zinfandel Clips: California Zinfandel
Each Zinfandel growing region has its own distinct combination and of course, each winemaker thinks their region makes the best Zinfandel!
Zinfandel Clips: Exploring the World of Zin
Zinfandel blends to the single vineyard designated Zinfandels, the varietal has a lot to offer to the curious wine enthusiast.
Zinfandel Clips: Sonoma County Fog Dogs
Learn how original Sonoma County settlers chose vineyard locations.
Zinfandel Clips: Dormancy to Harvest
A quick and interesting timeline of the lifecycle of Zinfandel.
Zinfandel Clips: California s Icon Wine
Bob Swain of Parducci Wine Cellars discusses California's Icon Wine - ZInfandel.
Zinfandel Clips: What Zinfandel do you pair with chocolate?
Shauna Rosenblum has some strong feelings when it comes to Zinfandel and chocolate pairing.
Zinfandel Clips: Lodi Rules
In 2005, Lodi winemakers have launched the first vineyard certification sustainable program in the world. The results? Amazing Zinfandel from spectacular vineyards.
Zinfandel Clips: Non-interventionist
Steve Miliare has discovered that sometimes the best way to make great wine is to do nothing at all.
Zinfandel Clips: Conservation Easement
Larry Turley has placed some of his vineyards into conservation easements to preserve California's winemaking heritage and save America's Heritage Grape- Zinfandel.
Zinfandel Clips: Zinfandel Passion
Dr. Jerry Seps, legendary Zinfandel winemaker shares his passion about the varietal.
Zinfandel Clips: Vintage to Vintage Variation
Wine is not beer and that's a good thing. Each vintage is a reflection of place in which the grapes were grown and the winemaker's approach to the harvest they have to work with.
Zinfandel Clips: Beyond Barbecue
Jake Bilbro knows his Zinfandel and is not afraid to say that "Zinfandel can be much better than just barbeque."
Zinfandel Clips: The Wine Merchant Difference
Julie Johnson of Tres Sabores explains the important relationship between Zinfandel producers and retailers.
Zinfandel Clips: Single Vineyard Designates
Learn what makes single vineyard designated wine so special.
Zinfandel Clips: Veronica s American Dream
For Veronica, the American dream is more than an aspirational ethos. She is living it every day.She's carrying the family story forward with her own determination and vision.
Zinfandel Clips: Native Fermentation
According to winemaker Rene Calderon, if there was a bumper sticker for native fermentation, it would read "Yeast to Table."
Zinfandel Clips: Late Harvest Zin
Late Harvest Zinfandel is definitely different than Port. It's something you just have to try.
Zinfandel Clips: Coro Mendocino
Coro Mendocino started in the late 90's by winemakers who were looking to improve recognition of Mendocino's fine Zinfandel wine.
Zinfandel Clips: San Francisco s Historic Italian North Beach Neighborhood
Bill Trabucco's grandfather "Bib Nono" purchased Zinfandel from Napa and made wine in his apartment's basement using traditional home winemaking techniques. The winery is a living testament to the importance of Zinfandel in the cul
Zinfandel Clips: Tanin 101
Find out where the bitterness comes from and how it effects the wine your drink.
Zinfandel Clips: The Legend of the Black Chicken
Robert Biale tells his family's story of Black Chicken Zinfandel. Both funny and charming, the legend gives a glimpse into an earlier time.
Zinfandel Clips: Why join a wine club?
Get insider tips to finding rare and handcrafted Zinfandel. And be sure to visit Zinfandel.org to find Zinfandel-only wine club options.
Zinfandel Clips: A love affair with Zinfandel
Julie Johnson of Tres Sabores Winery shares why she believes Zinfandel is a wine for all seasons and a wine for all seasonings.
Zinfandel Clips: Renowned chef Alice Waters on Zinfandel
ZAP and Chez Panisse Chef Alice Waters recently joined forces for a Zinfandel tasting in Grass Valley, California. Alice was asked to talk a little about Zinfandel and this is what she had to say.
Zinfandel Clips: When did you fall in love with Zin
Hear how Genoa Riley's "ah ha" moment turned her into a lifelong Zinfandel fan.
Zinfandel Clips: Tradition of Old Vine
Fresno State Assistant WInemaker Nasa Ordaz grew up with Zinfandel and now he is making adding to the tradition of America's Heritage Grape.
Zinfandel Clips - Don t Like Zin?
Janel Dusi loves the different winemaking styles form all of the unique Zinfandel growing regions. She's sure there are many that will become your favorites.
Zinfandel Clips: Advice for a new Zin drinker
Do you want to explore the world of wine? Hear some sage advice from Allison Caruso of Turley Wine Cellars.
Zinfandel Clips: What is head training?
Jonathan Lachs knows a lot about how to grow Zinfandel in the traditional way. He also makes fantastic wine in his El Dorado County winery.
Zinfandel Clips: Gad Zukes!!
From seafood, meat, and poultry dishes, to desserts and Carol Shelton's vegetarian classics like Gad Zukes, Carol knows how to cook and perfectly pair wine. Some of Carol's recipes can be found in the Resources section of Zinfandel.org.
Zinfandel Clips: Zinfandel In Blends
Bill Easton shares his thoughts on using Zinfandel in red wine blends.
Zinfandel Clips: New Wine Drinkers
Kent Rosenblum suggests trying a soft, rich, spicy Zinfandel with your food to taste the food-friendly qualities of the varietal.
Zinfandel Clips: Pairing vegetarian food with Zinfandel
Winemakers Carol Shelton and Joel Peterson talk about many great vegetarian options to pair with Zinfandel.
Zinfandel Clips: Zinfandel s Versatility
Winemaker Doug Beckett is so excited about the different tastes and qualities of Zinfandel. After hearing him, you will want to see if you can identify the flavors he mentions.
Zinfandel Clips: What Do You Love About Winemaking?
Jay Heminway's Green & Red Vineyard makes such outstanding ZInfandel that it's the house wine at Chez Panisse. Here is what he loves about winemaking.
Zinfandel Clips: Wine Walkthrough with Scott Harvey
New to Zinfandel? Get inspired about the varietal with this short video.
Zinfandel Clips: Winemaking Technology
UC Davis winemaker Chik Brenneman has taught some of the celebrated young Zinfandel winemakers of today. Hear him talk about the exciting new technologies being used at the university and beyond.
Zinfandel Clips: What s next for the Heritage Vineyard Project?
ZAP has been working with UC Davis for almost two decades completing research on Zinfandel. There are many opportunities to explore more in the years to come.
Zinfandel Clips: What makes Zinfandel America s Heritage Grape?
Joel Peterson is known as the "Godfather of Zinfandel", and really know about the grape's history and about the wine. Hear why Zinfandel is known as America's Heritage Grape.
Zinfandel Clips: What makes the Heritage Vineyard Zinfandel Project unique?
ZAP and UC Davis have been working together on Zinfandel research for almost two decades. The Heritage Vineyard Project takes an original approach to discovering the true nature of the crop and the wine it produces.
Zinfandel Clips: Precision Small Lot Winemaking
Using the latest technologies and scientific processes, UC Davis is using small lot winemaking to uncover the secrets of Zinfandel.
Zinfandel Clips: Heritage Vineyard Project Research
Single vineyard designation helps wine drinkers taste the true expression of the grape from any given farm. Research at UC Davis is helping winemakers and growers improve their techniques.
Zinfandel Clips: Future of Zinfandel
Joel Peterson invites you to think about Zinfandel differently.
Zinfandel Clips: Does Zinfandel express terroir?
The debate about terroir is lively. Chik Brenneman at UC Davis believes that Zinfndel's long history in California has resulted in Zinfandel wine that reflects the place in which it is grown.
Zinfandel Clips: Beyond Preservation
Why save old vine Zinfandel? Because it's the right thing to do.