Exotic streaks of licorice and cinnamon spice bolster this full-bodied forward Cabernet Franc. Ripe blackberry and cherry flavors are approachable and plump yet elegantly anchored by fine firm tannins and brisk acidity. It's ready to drink now but should hold well through 2020.
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