ITEM 8248811 - Removed from protected passive storage in a temperature controlled home; Purchased direct from winery; Consignor is original owner
...spicy, complex nose of ripe blackcurrants, green tobacco, menthol, spice, and new leather gives way to a rich, medium to full-bodied blend with a great mid-palate, loads of sweet fruit, a lush, opulent texture, and a great finish.
A full-bodied red, but not heavy and tiring, with currant, chocolate and walnut character.
...mix of both fresh and delightfully ripe berry essences with a soft nuance of rustic minerality and French oak. Medium-bodied...palate shows impeccable balance with freshness and mineral tension before displaying soft baking spice tones of vanilla, cardamom madeleines and nutmeg that sway with elements of pepper, baked earth and blackberry skin. The wine concludes with a long-lingering finish...