Exhibits a lovely bouquet of sweet fruit, with cherry decaying around the edges, along with autumn leaves and spice. Rich, concentrated, harmonious and mellowing, yet with structure and time to give.
...scents of plum and leather....offers flavors of red berries, red cherry and salty minerality complicated by hints of leather and mocha. The big tannins are horizontal and well-distributed.
...scents of black fruits and tar could be detected. On the palate, this dense, medium-to-full-bodied, highly concentrated, and austere wine reluctantly revealed brambleberries, stones, and licorice.