best Zinfandel wine kits

The 6 Best Zinfandel Winemaking Kits

zinfandel wine making kitIf you are looking for the best Zinfandel winemaking kits then look no further. Zinfandel is lighter in color than both Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. However, although a light-bodied red wine like Pinot Noir, Zin’s moderate tannin and high acidity make it taste bold. Generally speaking, most Zinfandel wines have higher alcohol levels ranging from about 14 – 17% ABV. Higher alcohol adds an oily texture and a bigger, bolder body. We’ve put together a list of the best Zinfandel winemaking kits.

These Zinfandel winemaking kits come with everything you need to get started making this delicious wine at home. You will receive the fruit juice concentrate, wine yeast, and all of the additives to make the wine. If you don’t have the equipment to make wine yet check out the bottom of this post for some winemaking equipment kits.

Also, be sure to check out our article on the best wine making kits to see other varietals.


The Best Zinfandel Winemaking Kit – Eclipse Lodi Old Vine Zinfandel

Premium French Oak meets Spice to create this bold, rich and exciting blend of zesty aromas and ripe berries playing on the Tongue. Sweetness: dry body: full Oak intensity: medium. Eclipse Lodi Old Vine Zinfandel (with Grape skins) wine ingredient Kit. Get the Eclipse Lodi Old Vine Zinfandel winemaking kit here


Vintners Reserve White Zinfandel

Easy to make and easy to enjoy, Vintners Reserve wines offer excellent quality flavors and aromas, and there almost 30 available styles to choose from. This uniquely Californian treat is a pleasure to savor fully chilled, literally bursting with sweet fruit flavor and a refreshing, softly fruity finish. Get the Vintners Reserve White Zinfandel winemaking kit here.


World Vineyard Red Zinfandel

Winexpert World Vineyard Red California Zinfandel Kit. A deep flavorful red wine with notes of raspberry, black cherries, figs, dark chocolate and a jamminess that finishes with a peppery spice. Makes 6 US gallons. A dry wine with a light body and medium oak intensity. Get the World Vineyard Red Zinfandel winemaking kit here.


Wine Lovers Zinfandel Blush

Big and intense with red fruit flavors of raspberry and cranberry and rich juicy flavors of blackberry and plum, accompanied by the spiciness of pepper, clove, and cinnamon. A full body wine with medium to high tannins and medium to high acidity. Best enjoyed within a few years of release, but the highest quality wines age well. Get the Wine Lovers Zinfandel Blush winemaking kit here.


Old Vine Zinfandel Red kit

Old Vine Zinfandel Red kit

The very best winemakers in the world know that exceptional wine starts in the vineyard, with the perfect combination of sunlight, soil, rain, and careful cultivation. Crafting your own signature wines to that very same standard starts here…with Sommelier Select, exclusively from Master Vintner Italy original blockbuster these grapes are concentrated in the sun, increasing not only the sugars but also the amount of fruit and tannin from the skins. The aroma is rich, voluptuous, of heavy of black fruit. Tart cherry and a gripping finish flirt with aromas of almond and toasty spice: this wine repays aging as few others can.

Get the Old Vine Zinfandel Red kit winemaking kit here.


Winemaker’s Reserve White Zinfandel

Winemaker's Reserve White ZinfandelProduced from the red Zinfandel grape, short skin contact gives this wine it’s a gorgeous pink hue. With soft floral aromas and notes of citrus, strawberry, and melon and a crisp finish balanced by lashings of berry fruit, this wine is more than just a summer sipper: it’s excellent with a holiday turkey, delicious with patio snacks, and perfect for sharing with all of your friends. Serve well chilled for maximum pleasure. Master Vintner Winemaker’s Reserve Wine Recipe Kits make 6 gallons of delicious wine.

Get the Winemaker’s Reserve White Zinfandel winemaking kit here.



Don’t forget – Wine Equipment Kits

In order to make any of the kits above you need a wine equipment kit. The kits above only include the fruit juice (or concentrate) flavoring and the necessary additives to make the wine. You’ll need at least a 6-gallon bucket, a 6-gallon glass carboy, a bung with an airlock, and a siphon. We’ve included some 6-gallon wine equipment kits below if you are looking to get started making wine.