Hints of earth and barnyard add a rustic tone to crisp blackberry and cassis notes. It's bold on the palate with supple fruit encased in big, craggy tannins that linger on the finish.
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