Celebrating Zinfandel Day with Lodi Wine at Cantara Cellars

What’s my favorite wine for Thanksgiving? ZINFANDEL! It’s magical with turkey and ham, and it can stand up to all those crazy rich side dishes.1461699_10151785584630924_330197425_n

So what better time to celebrate zinfandel day but in November as we’re preparing for Thanksgiving and figuring out the wines we want to enjoy on this special day?

Today I’m heading over to Cantara Cellars in Camarillo CA where we will taste zinfandel from the Lodi region as well as other wines from Lodi that you might want to consider sharing with your friends and family on Thanksgiving, or other special occasions. We’ll be posting pictures and tasting notes with the hashtag #lodiwine if you want to follow along.

These are the wines that were sent to me as samples for the twitter tasting that we will be opening today from 5-6pm:

2011 Klinker Brick Winery Bricks & Mortar Cabernet Blend $30
2012 St. Amant Winery Marian’s Vineyard Old Vine Zinfandel $24
2010 Mettler Family Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon $25
2010 Harney Lane Winery Lizzy James Old Vine Zinfandel $35
2009 LangeTwins Winery & Vineyards Centennial Zinfandel $60
Read more recommendations for wines for Thanksgiving turkey here and wines for Thanksgiving ham here.

2 thoughts on “Celebrating Zinfandel Day with Lodi Wine at Cantara Cellars

  1. Pingback: Cheers to Nat’l #ZinDay W Nov 19! | wine predator

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