ITEM 7979639 - Removed from a professional wine storage facility; Purchased upon release
...jumps up out of the glass with ready-for-business scents of crushed black currants, blackberry pie and stewed plums plus suggestions of bay leaves, pencil lead, clove oil and tobacco leaf. Medium to full-bodied, the palate bursts with fresh, crunchy black fruits, supported by a firm, grainy frame and bold freshness, finishing with an herbal lift.
...reveals a more medium-bodied, elegant, lively style as well as an herbaceous edge in its ripe red and black currant fruits and tobacco and leafy herb notes. Nicely balanced, charming, and already enjoyable, it should evolve gracefully... (January 2021)