Brown Estate Vineyards is the first and only Black-owned estate winery in California's Napa Valley, and is best known as one of that region's most well-regarded zinfandel producers.
Dollar Ranch Brown Estate
Merlot (35%), Petite Sirah (35%), Cabernet Sauvignon (15%), Zinfandel (15%).
12 months in 30% new oak, 50/50 French/American
On the nose: Tea rose, exotic spice, kirsch liqueur, cola, cloves, traces of Italian sports car leather.
On the palate: Ripe, juicy, and lush with precise structure and smooth velocity/finish.