Seductive notes of smoke and char surround the sweet dark cherry menthol aromas of this Cab Franc (blended with a good amount of Merlot). The full-bodied palate is rich with fruit accented by dried leaves and bramble, with just a hint tomato leaf in the backdrop.
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