Over-the-top ripeness lends a slightly confected tone to this bold, juicy red. Flavors of candied black cherry and strawberry jam are peppered with spice, vanilla and licorice. It's a flamboyantly fruity, easy wine to enjoy now for its exuberance and youth.
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