ITEM 7979397 - Removed from a professional wine storage facility; Purchased upon release
...dark, powerful and explosive, but also super-refined. Floral and spice notes appear first, followed by a host of balsamic-inflected overtones. Beams of tannin and acidity give the wine much of its energy, ...exquisite purity and finesse.
This shows wonderful tension and form with chocolate, currant & stone... Full body, ultra-fine tannins and a long and flavorful finish. Very tight and stylish. Needs time to soften. But beautiful texture. Better in 2018 but who could wait.
Loads of dense blackcurrant and black cherry fruit are followed by a juicy wine with medium to full body, impressive purity, and moderately high tannins that are integrated and provide definition and grip to this rich, concentrated...