Intensely ripe, almost raisinated in tone, this full-bodied Merlot offers loads of fleshy black-cherry and berry flavors. Yielding acidity accentuates its round lush mouthfeel but fine grippy tannins lend upright structure to the finish.
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