With a dense colour and welcoming warming aromatics, Autumnal and redolent of long post-prandial walks in misty woodland. The palate adds savoury notes, with licorice, tapenade and Provencal herbs feeding the imagination.
International Wine Cellar(2006 Vintage) Inky ruby. Powerful dark berry aromas, with gentle garrigue and anise building with air. Fresh, racy and focused, offering sweet raspberry and blackberry flavors and suave, harmonious tannins. Turns spicier on the finish, with echoing red berry flavors. This cuvee is always destined for the European market. If you find it in the U.S.-and you are likely to since there are over 4,000 cases-it's here via the gray market.
Robert Parker(2006 Vintage)