A stunningly seamless effort, rich and elegant, this delivers perfumed currant-cassis aromas that are supple and graceful, building and gaining with subtle tannins, laced with loamy earth. A dash of black licorice marks the long finish.
...a slightly peppery nose, but ratchets up the level of concentration with pure black currant and black cherry fruit as well as licorice and lead pencil shavings.
...Smooth & impressively concentrated, with a hint of medicinal austerity to the flavors of black fruits, violet, bitter chocolate & menthol. Penetrating, gripping wine with great flavor intensity. Powerfully structured too...