The fruit pops straight out with pure blackberries, blackcurrants and blueberries. Then, if that wasn’t enough, the nose reveals dark herbs, citrus, iodine, crushed stones and pressed violets. The quality of the tannins blows you away, as they take you on a journey through layers of dark fruit, supported by cutting acidity and savory undertones. Very long on the refined yet chewy finish.
The bouquet is rich and multidimensional with dark fruit, plum cake, sweet tobacco and sweet baking spice. It is tight and well-assembled, with lasting intensity, yet its power is ultimately reined in by an elegant personality.
...notes of cassis, dried violets, and toasted spice, this beauty hits the palate with full-bodied richness, good acidity, and ripe tannins.
...aromas of dark-skinned fruit, coconut and mocha. The polished palate features black currant jam, espresso and vanilla alongside velvety tannins.