A full year of maceration on the skins has transformed primary fruit flavors into a kaleidoscope of savory tea leaf, bramble and earth tones here. This is a curious, deeply complex wine augmented by bold tannins and bristling acidity. Dry in style, it has a firm savory 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