(From 2009 Vintage) Fresh Aromas of blackberry, current and raspberry are pure and focused, presented on a beam of flavors. Firms and retains its fruity profile even as a touch of crushed rock folds in on the finish.
(From 2003 Vintage) Deep ruby in color, the 2003 Corison Kronos Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon boasts aromas of wild boysenberries, plums and cassis. Linzer torte and ripe black cherry flavors are complemented by hints of nutmeg, cardamom and vanilla. Soft tannins contribute a round, lush mouth feel and hints of violets charm the lingering finish.
Connoisseurs' Guide to California WinesMarked by the singular sense of polish and the slightly tighter structural lines that are the hallmarks of Corison Cabernets, this offering may be a bit understated, but its impressions of depth and precise fruity focus put it on the winning track. It still wants three or four years to open fully, and it might very well grow for twice that time.