- a dry red wine made chiefly in California
- the dark grape from which it is made
Origin of zinfandel; from uncertain or unknown; perhaps
- A variety of red grape grown extensively in California.
- A dry red wine made from this grape.
Origin of ZinfandelOrigin unknown.
(countable and uncountable, plural zinfandels)
Unknown origin; wine sense used from 1896, grape sense from 1880.