Fresh, tart red cherries and berries perfume this seeming sprightly Cabernet Franc. The palate, however, builds in richness and density with layers of ripe mulberries and blackberry preserves. Lush, velvety tannins and a wisp of bitter almond 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: firstname.lastname@example.org