Lean red-cherry and briar scents lend an elegant tone to this brisk, medium-bodied Cabernet Franc. The palate is a shade riper, with black cherry and plum flavors, countered with hints of earth, green leaf and ripe but coarsely grained tannins that linger.
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: email@example.com