(2007 Vintage) The wine smells like strawberry preserves and hibiscus tea with hints of chai tea-like spice. The palate is like Twizzlers and cherry pie with pipe tobacco and Ibarra (Mexican chocolate), with sweet tannins and juicy acidity.
Wine Advocate(2001 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 149 on Oct-03
Wine Spectator(2001 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 05/31/03.
Wine Advocate(1998 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 132 on Dec-00
Wine Spectator(1997 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 02/29/00