Hints of coffee and cedar add complexity to ripe, luscious black-fruit flavors on this very well made Romanian Cabernet. It's delightfully fruit forward, but amplified with a hefty mouthfeel and penetrating tannins on the finish. A bargain at $7.
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