Sour cherry and plum blossoms waft amidst notes of granite and bramble on this light-footed Meritage. Made up of equal parts Cabernet Franc, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon, the palate is juicy, with cranberry flavors touched by clove and cedar. Finishes moderately long.
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