ITEM 8559699 - Removed from a professional wine storage facility; Proceeds from the sale of this lot will be donated to Hillsdale College
Mindlblowing... phenomenal detail featuring delicate but intense blackberry, espresso, toasted oak, caramel and dark chocolate. Cedar and sweet tobacco. Finesse all over. The wine of the vintage? Everything is there. Great energy.
Bright red/purplish fruit, rose petal, sage, mint and white pepper lend notable energy throughout.
Highly perfumed scents of cassis, musky cigar tobacco and bitter chocolate, lifted by floral and cedar nuances... Broad tannins saturate the palate on the very long back end.
...sexy, upfront, precociously styled wine exhibiting a dense ruby/purple color as well as lots of licorice, camphor, black currant jam, new oak and spice box characteristics. Dense, rich and impressive, the early drinking charm...