Ever thought about wine tasting on New Year’s Day? I did, fully expecting most Sonoma wineries to be open that day. Well, most were closed (what was I thinking?!) so fate took me to Mayo Family Winery, which was open and keeping it real on New Year’s Day!
Their 2007 Old Vines Zin boasts 15.2% alcohol, so recruit a friend to help you drink it. Which shouldn’t be hard.
It looks dark and brooding, yet has a crisp elegance to it, kind of like The Rock in a suit. One sniff and I can tell it has an attitude. Okay, let’s tango. Continue reading