(2005 Vintage) Medium red. Cherry and raspberry aromas are complicated by sexy oak spices, rose and licorice. Fresh and nervy, with vivid red fruit flavors, silky texture and slow-building sweetness. The long finish leaves a strong note of vanilla behind.
Wine Advocate(2005 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 171 on Jun-07
Wine & Spirits(2005 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 02/08
Wine Spectator(1996 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 02/28/99
Wine Spectator(1999 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 11/15/01