Artezin Wines

The Artezin winery of Napa California specializes in wine from the heritage grapes Zinfandel, Petite Sirah, and Carignan. Each of these wines is hand-crafted, with a light touch, allowing them to express their place of origin and true varietal characteristics.
Under Winemaker Randle Johnson, the Artezin winery has brought together and nourished growers, many of whom are multigenerational farmers who cultivate old, head-pruned, non-irrigated vines. These growers span three prominent regions of California: Mendocino, Sonoma and Amador

Artezin Zinfandel 2016
89  Wine Advocate 
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate 89 "Composed of 84% Zinfandel with smaller parts of Petite Sirah and Carignan, the 2016 Zinfandel Mendocino offers up crushed blueberries and warm plums with hints of mulberries, dried herbs, damp soil and fruitcake. Full-bodied, rich, chewy and expressive, it has
Item Number: 31724
Case: $155.40

Artezin Zinfandel 2015
A dark garnet, almost brooding Vermillion red color is striking in the glass, much richer and deeper than previous vintages. Aromas of red fruits dominate, showing pomegranate, cherry and boysenberry, accented by white pepper and cedary oak spice. Flavors bring a smile, truly ‘Zinny’ led by

Artezin Zinfandel 2013
91  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 91 "A well-made and full-bodied wine, this has generous helpings of succulent blackberry and boysenberry flavors, with a firm texture of tannins and acidity to balance out all that richness. It smells fresh and fruity, tastes juicy and crisp, and seems to gain depth and interest

Artezin Zinfandel 2012
88  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 88"Black raspberry and toasted herb aromas lead to supple, easygoing flavors of cherry, pepper and toffee. Drink now through 2020."

Artezin Zinfandel 2010
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90" A zesty Zinfandel that's loaded with spice, offering aromas of dark cherry and licorice that lead to lively plum, toasty sage and anise flavors. Finishes with ripe, briary tannins. Drink now through 2017."

Artezin Zinfandel 2006
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90 "A real spice bomb, loaded with black cherry and caramel notes and jammy, appealingly complex huckleberry, toasty licorice and loamy sage flavors. Drink now through 2014. 2,750 cases made."  "The fruit profile opens with fresh blackberries and black cherry, followed by ripe