Smoke, toasted coconut and dill notes amplify the underripe black-fruit and cassis notes on the nose and palate of this Merlot. Taut with tannins and acidity on the midpalate, it finishes with hints of resin and spice.
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