This kitchen-sink blend of red grape varieties is a shade high toned on the nose, with ripe, rich, black fruit aromas. The palate is deeply concentrated, with luscious black-cherry flavor sprinkled with dark spice and a layer of powdery, soft tannins. Finishes quite long.
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