International Wine CellarFull ruby. Varietally accurate aromas of cassis, black raspberry, licorice, spices and black olive. Sweet, dense and spicy, with good lift from the high-pitched violet and mint notes. The wine's initially sweet tannins turned a bit tougher as the wine opened in the glass.
Wine SpectatorRating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/15/05.