Its colour is usually dark purple in the first years, slowly evolving towards a deep, intense ruby. Over time, the opulent fruit aromas are enhanced with spicy and smoky notes which, in turn,evolve into a rounded and delicate bouquet. Similarly, on the palate, the powerful young fruit acquire rich, toasty flavours which develop into a wine of considerable finesse and elegance. At every stage of this maturation, the tannin structure remains present and complex, which ensures that our wines have en...
Wine SpectatorRating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 09/15/00