Deep garnet in the glass, this wine has a nose of black cherry, blackberry and violet. Tannins are soft at first and then build slowly, enveloped in flavors of black currant, cherry, vanilla, clove and white pepper. The lush mouthfeel diminishes just as the bright finish draws to a close.
Lifestyle & Entertaining Editor
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DeSimone is a spirits, wine, food and lifestyle writer who has traveled extensively in his journalistic pursuits. Most recently he co-authored the book Wines of the Southern Hemisphere
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