Intensely smoky, savory nut and bramble tones cast a dark shadow on tart black plum and currants in this Cabernet Franc. It's not deeply concentrated, but approachable and refreshing, marked by sharp cranberry acidity on the midpalate.
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