Blackberry, plum and pepper on the nose are followed by red and black berries, vanilla/nuts and tobacco on the palate. A spicy, somewhat masculine style that is rounded off slightly by ripe fruit. The finish is lively. Pair with lamb or stew.
Reviews wines from Greece and Cyprus.
Executive Editor Susan Kostrzewa joined Wine Enthusiast in 2006, when she moved from Sonoma, California, to Manhattan. Kostrzewa has written and edited wine, food and travel stories for the past 14 years, and oversees all editorial direction of Wine Enthusiast Magazine and WineMag.com, in addition to the tasting programs. Kostrzewa co-edited the Wine Enthusiast Wine & Food Pairings book and has co-authored numerous books on wine and travel in her career. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org