ZinStar

AVA
Lodi
Decade
1930s
County
San Joaquin
Sub-Appellation
Mokelumne River
Current Owner
Lucas Winery
Planted by
Spiro Statos
Location Notes

Turner and Davis Road

Historical Producers

Lucas

Characteristics

Ripens at lower sugars than other Zinfandel vineyards, resulting in lower alcohol. Burgundian in character, not jammy or over ripe. Raspberry, blueberry, spice.

Description

Located on sandy loam, own rooted, and CCOF certified. Wine ages in French Oak for 11 to 16 months and an additional 4 years in bottle prior to release. We have wine from here dating back to 1978.

Submitted by
David Lucas
Certified