Fresh, tart pineapple and apple aromas seem touched with honey and wax on this dry, boldly structured wine. Slightly viscous in texture, it balances intensely concentrated flavors of pear and apple with swathes of fresh green herbs and a bright, sunny acidity. Powerful yet elegant.
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