"Dark violet in color, with plenty of wood smoke and earth to the nose, which also offers tobacco and mushroom. Dynamic on the palate, with ripe cherry and blackberry flavors. Sort of airy on the fini...
Wine Enthusiast 91
International Wine CellarDeep red. The nose shows darker fruit tones than the 2001 Reserva, with cherry preserve and dark berry aromas complicated by exotic oak spice. Dense and lush, with a chewy quality to the sweet flavors of cherry, plum and dark chocolate. Rich, broad and supple through the sweet, long, ripely tannic finish, with a note of sexy oak emerging. Undeniably delicious; fans of toasty, oaky wines will likely rate this even higher.
Wine & SpiritsRating: 76.2/100 - As reviewed by Int'l Wine & Spirits Comp. on 11/01/06
Wine SpectatorRating: 87/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 08/31/05