Lean and strong, with a well-hewn balance of pungent compost, pencil shavings and dried herb, this Merlot-driven blend contains all five red Bordeaux varieties. Graceful and elegant, it's ready for the table, finishing in a twinge of tobacco and fennel.
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Reviews wines from California.
Contributing Editor Virginie Boone has been with Wine Enthusiast since 2010, and reviews the wines of Napa and Sonoma. Boone began her writing career with Lonely Planet travel guides, which eventually led to California-focused wine coverage. She contributes to the Santa Rosa Press Democrat
and Sonoma Magazine
, and is a regular panelist and speaker on wine topics in California and beyond.