(2002 Vintage) The 2002 Seña captures the essential elements of the Seña style: perfect balance, ripe fruit, complexity on the nose and elegance on the palate. Black cherry, blackberry and blueberry are accented by spicy notes of sandalwood and cedar, with rich undertones of freshly turned earth and cocoa. The aging in new French oak contributed integrated notes of whole vanilla bean and toast. Spicy, chalky tannins create a lively sensation on the palate. The wine fills the mouth on entry and carries through t...
Wine Spectator(2001 Vintage) "A powerful display of dark chocolate, espresso bean, black currant and plum flavors here, with impressive concentration and serious structure. Long, dense finish is chock-full of fruit and toast, while hinting at the refinement to come from cellaring. A noticeable step up in power for this wine. Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Carmenere. Best from 2005 through 2010. 1,900 cases made."
Wine Enthusiast(2002 Vintage)