The 2012 Taste Red shares many of the spicy, chocolate and graham cracker undertones of the 2013 vintage, but it's a bit more forward and plump with black-fruit flavors. Round and rich in texture yet refreshingly light in body, it's an easygoing red blend with wide appeal. Drink now through 2021.
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