The scents of lightly toasted oak, waxy lemon rind and orange blossoms are enticing. On the palate, ripe, concentrated peach and apricot flavors are bathed in a subtly-sweet cream note that adds richness, but isn't cloying. Brisk with acidity, the finish is eminently refreshing.
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: email@example.com