Sunny and ripe on the nose, with whiffs of honey, orange rind and yellow raisin, this dry, full-bodied wine is textured and broad. The palate is rich, as if streaked with mineral oil, but cut with searing lemon and tangerine acidity. It finishes moderately long, with a hint of floral flair.
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