Lusciously ripe black cherry and plum flavors seem to be dusted in cocoa powder and dried herb in this slightly rustic and savory yet charming red. The palate is concentrated in fruit yet exudes restraint, amplified by a whiff of barnyard that extends through 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: firstname.lastname@example.org