Whiffs of black coffee and wet soil mingle amidst plump black cherry and berry notes on nose of this medium-bodied Cabernet Sauvignon. The palate shows a cooler crisper black-fruit profile, accented by swathes of green leaves and herbs. The finish is a bit tart, lingering on a bite of penetrating 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