Merlot (44%) and Cabernet Franc (30%) make up the majority of this wine, with the balance Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec and Petit Verdot. Aromas of baking spice and blue fruit are followed by cocoa powder and blue fruit flavors. It comes off as quite dry.
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