This dark violet-red wine has a nose of blackberry and rose petal. Full on the palate, it offers flavors of black cherry, cranberry, chocolate and a touch of smoke. There is a pervading sense of brightness throughout, although sneaky tannins provide for a hint of chalkiness on the finish.
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