Notes of white grapefruit, apple and pear are obscured in layers of smoke, dark herb and mineral, but with a few years in the cellar, these intense earth and mineral complexities should soften and meld. This is a spine tingling, concentrated and complex wine that's worth waiting till 2021 to uncork.
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