Smoky and dark with violet and heather tones, there's a sexy subtlety to this complex, shadowy wine. The palate is bright and sunny with ripe fruit flavor, but it's quite dry in style, with an intense shower of crushed minerals and lime acidity that penetrate 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