...aromas of perfumed earth and crème de cassis with dense black fruit preserves at the core, plus charcuterie, meat and herbs hints. Full-bodied and huge in the mouth, with very dense, lush, ripe and perfumed black fruits, it has firm framing tannins and wonderful juicy acidity, finishing very long and layered.
...is fabulous. A rich, powerful and structured wine...There is a real sense of verticality and savoriness that runs through the Rattlesnake. Incense, lavender, inky dark fruit, spice and leather all burst out of the glass... And it has plenty - this is a wine of tremendous character and personality.
Tightly structured and precise, with black cherry, garrigue and crushed rock accents that build toward broad-shouldered tannins.