Intensely ripe, lifted black cherry and berry aromas seem gilded in pine and resin on this sultry Cabernet Franc. It's a deeply concentrated, slightly ruddy wine boasting rich, supple black-fruit flavors but has balanced acidity. The finish is marked by spice and ripe finely textured tannins.
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