(From «nv» Vintage) Inky ruby. Ripe red fruit and floral oils on the fragrant nose. Pliant and sweet, offering juicy raspberry and cherry compote flavors and deeper licorice and bitter chocolate nuances. Fine-grained tannins come on late and add grip to a long, spice- and smoke-accented finish.
Wine AdvocateRating: 90/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 166 on Aug-06