...presents youthful, muted aromas with primary notes of black cherries, creme de cassis and violets highlighted by hints of allspice and fennel seed. Full-bodied, rich and concentrated, the dense fruit is superbly framed by a medium to firm level of grainy tannins and lively acid. It has lovely poise through the very long finish.
The nose has a very intense and spicy attitude with blueberries, redcurrants and red plums. Some pepper and sage-leaf notes. The palate is very intense and rich with bold blackberry and blueberry flavors, in a smoothly building style. So drinkable.