Intense aromas of smoke and earth blow off to reveal a summer-sweet bounty of peaches and yellow cherries. It's concentrated and honeyed, but struck with an eye-opening jolt of tart tangerine and lemon acidity. The finish is brisk and cutting.
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