Scents of wine-soaked prunes and Armagnac are tempting on this Merlot blend. Soft tannins and a crisp acidity frame a palate full of concentrated black cherry fruit flecked with tobacco and dried herbs.
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