There's a cool, herbaceous tone to this classic Bordeaux-style blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc. Sour cherry and cranberry flavors are pert and crisp, accented by hints of violet and spice. It's an elegant, briskly composed wine that's drinking well now.
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: email@example.com