Stephen Tanzer's International Wine CellarGood full ruby. Initially reduced, almost medicinal nose clears with air to reveal complex scents of blueberry, blackberry, sweet spices, licorice and tobacco. Rich and weighty on the palate, demonstrating considerable power and depth to its plush berry and smoky plum fruit flavors. Finishes extremely long, with youthful, chewy tannins of high quality. This needs at least a couple of years in the bottle to knit, but is one of those wines that has greatness written all over it. It should provide a...
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