Enticing complexities of bramble, rose and violet lend freshness to this ripe plummy Merlot. The palate is satisfyingly juicy, accented by crisp acidity and subtle notes of nuts and spice. A fine feathery layer of tannins cushions the finish.
Anna Lee C. Iijima joined Wine Enthusiast in 2010. A former attorney turned beverage devotee, she holds a Diploma in Wine and Spirits from the Wine & Spirit Education Trust and is a student in the Masters of Wine Program. She is also an Advanced Sake Professional of the Sake Education Council with an enduring love for saké and shochu.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org