Smoke and bramble lend a savory, herbaceous tone to this ripe, lusciously fruity wine. Ripe red plum and cherry flavors are contrasted with bitter, dense tannins that build through the midpalate, adding structure and weight.
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