(2010 Vintage) Attractive aromas of dark berry, red berry, red and black licorice make way to flavors of huckleberry, dried cherry, anise and roasted coffee. Integrated with ripe and nutty tannins, it's cedary oak and cigar box notes leave you with a plush and silky lingering finish.
Wine Spectator(2003 Vintage) "Riveting aromas of kirsch, black cherry and blackberry fruit. Elegant, supple and gracefully balanced, finishing with a lively burst of ripe fruit and supple tannins. Drink now through 2011. 860 cases made." "The grapes are from Oak Knoll, a southerly, cooler district, and while the wine is very ripe and oaky, it has bright acidity. That makes for a wonderful balance to the lush cherry pie, cassis and chocolate flavors. So delicious and drinkable now, it will be hard to keep from opening, but sh...