(2002 Vintage) Dark ruby in color with aromas of raspberry jam, plum, coffee, allspice and pepper with a hint of warm vanilla. Mouthwatering flavors of raspberry, plum, peppery spice, vanilla and jam lead to a long juicy finish. This wine has lively acidity and balanced tannins, which shows beautifully now and will cellar gracefully for 10-12 years. The wine was aged in French and Hungarian oak barrels, 40% of the barrels were new. Completely estate grown, the wine is bottled unfined and unfiltered. It is yet a...
Wine Spectator(1996 Vintage) Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 05/31/98