ITEM 8287877 - Removed from a temperature and humidity controlled wine cellar; Purchased at retail
Black cherry, plum, mocha, chocolate, licorice and French oak build into a crescendo of stunning aromas, flavors and textures.
...notes of crushed black currants, fresh black berries and black raspberries with hints of tar, dried herbs and garrigue.
...a mix of red currant and raspberry fruit laced with rooibos tea and blood orange notes. A good snap of licorice adds weight on the finish, showing a flash of tar.
...offers a smorgasbord of aromatics including red currants, ripe cherries, cassis, licorice, toasty oak, and spice.
Smells deep and dark and promising. Rich, chewy and less typically Pessac but lots going on. Full and sturdy and with bags of fruit to fill out this relatively powerful Pessac.