Latest Zinfandel Stories

2010-12-01 08:00:00

HEALDSBURG, Calif., Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- It's hard to imagine that Colby Rex Groom was born with a hole in his heart, since the now 12-year old son of notable Australian winemaker Daryl Groom has proven to be a resilient veteran of open-heart by-pass procedures and owner of one of the biggest, kindest, most caring hearts to be found in wine country. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101201/SF09895LOGO-a) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101201/SF09895-b)...

2010-11-05 14:00:00

ROUGH & READY, Calif., Nov. 5, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Blogger and social media entrepreneur R. Christian Oggenfuss and Zinfandel Advocates & Producers (ZAP) announce Global Zinfandel Day (called "#Zinfandel"), November 19th from 12:01 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. (PST). "It's a 24-hour event for wine lovers to explore Zinfandel, the uniquely American varietal that pairs well with a wide array of foods," explains organizer Chris Oggenfuss. "For our premiere #Zinfandel Day we envision people...

2010-11-04 19:08:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Association of Zinfandel Advocates (ZAP), a nonprofit dedicated to advancing public knowledge of and appreciation for American Zinfandel and its unique place in our culture and history, just unveiled its first version of the ZAP App. Zinfandel fans can now download the FREE ZAP App on iPhones, iPods and iPads. The ZAP App cross-references ZAP's member wineries, educates tasters, helps them score wines, and organizes their favorites in a...

2010-08-12 12:30:00

ALAMEDA, Calif., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- As music lovers and Elvis Presley fans everywhere are surely aware, National Elvis Week 2010 takes place from August 10 through August 16. Rosenblum Cellars, the Alameda dockside winery with over 30 years of award-winning Zinfandel and Rhone style wines, will be celebrating with a public tribute bash on Saturday, August 14 - featuring great wines, barbecue lunch with a Memphis flair and a performance by the King himself ... or the next best thing....

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).