Dark in color and expression, yet still mineral-driven and fresh, this bottling starts with aromas of crisp blackberry, black plum and violet against a crushed granite streak. The palate is almost ashy in its stony qualities, which frame the black-plum and white-pepper spice quite well. Matt Kettmann
Bottle Size750 ml
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