Intense herb and bramble notes lend contrast to pristine black plum and currant in this neatly balanced wine. It's full bodied, ripe and succulent, but brisk acidity and fine-grained tannins lend an upright frame of structure. The finish is long and persistent.
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