Dark toast and graphite contrast cheerful red-plum and cherry aromas on the nose. The palate is ripe with blackberry and plum flavors, but a tad lean in concentration. Hints of green herb, bramble and bright, zippy acidity lead to an elegant 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