"Dark in color, immense in structure, deep in flavor, this is a blockbuster. The deep color only hints at the intense flavors of sweet black cherry, mocha, roasted coffee, smoky oak, sweet tobacco and oriental spices. As big as it is, it’s a silky wine that glides across the palate. With Chinese roast duck, a marriage made in heaven."-Wine Enthusiast The wine displays opulent aromas of cherry, blackberry, blueberry and plum with hints of toasted almond, mulled spices and vanilla. The flavors rev...
Wine AdvocateRating: 87/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 154 on Aug-04
Wine EnthusiastRating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast
Wine SpectatorRating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator