Zinfandel awaiting harvest at LaRocca Vineyards outside Forest Ranch, Butte County.
Zinfandel awaiting harvest at LaRocca Vineyards outside Forest Ranch, Butte County. Mike Dunne Special to The Bee
Zinfandel awaiting harvest at LaRocca Vineyards outside Forest Ranch, Butte County. Mike Dunne Special to The Bee
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Mike Dunne is a freelance wine writer, wine judge and consultant who divides his time between Sacramento and San Jose del Cabo, Baja California Sur. He is a former food editor, wine columnist and restaurant critic of The Sacramento Bee and continues to write a biweekly wine column for The Bee. Reach him by email.