... The finish is silky and long, and the tannins are never dry. The fruit is evident and bright with wild cherry, rose and Italian garden herb.
... Plump and forward, with juicy dark fruit...done in a decidedly modern, lush style. Mocha, sweet spice, licorice and black plum meld into the creamy finish...attractive...
Alluring aromas of cranberry, pomegranate and oak-driven spice shape the nose. The aromas follow through to the elegant, savory palate along with vanilla, star anise and a hint of coconut while bright acidity and supple tannins provide support and finesse.
A hefty dose of spicy oak wraps around the black cherry, plum and leather flavors. Muscular and broad, with a lingering aftertaste of fruit, tar and spice.
...hints of gingerbread. Fresher on the palate but not exactly short of ripe fruit and firm..