Grapes are from Lena Esola’s 101 year-old gnarly head-pruned vines. This old vine Zinfandel has layers of spicy dark fruit aromas and complex cherry and plum flavors. Enjoy with grilled lamb chops, spicy tomato pasta dishes or hearty roasts and stews.
Amador Foothills Esola Zinfandel
Located in the picturesque foothills east of Sacramento with a spectacular view of the Sierras, Amador Foothill Winery produces two classic vineyard-designated Zinfandels and is among the pioneers of Sangiovese and Aglianico in California. Our tasting room is open from 11am to 5pm on Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and Monday.Winemaker Tom Jones and his wife Beth have recently purchased Amador Foothill Winery. They bring a wealth of wine making experience and enthusiasm to the beautiful winery location that was owned by Ben Zeitman and Katie Quinn for so many years.