(1996 Vintage) Plush in texture, offering rich plum, dark chocolate, cinnamon, spice and earth flavors that linger deliciously on the long, complex finish--this is one seductive California red.
WS 91; ripe, fleshy plum and black cherry with subtle acidity and tannins. slow to unfold but graceful. dusty earth, cedar and black licorice; elegant. now thru '18; 18K cases
a bit of a bite. licorice aftertaste
Wine SpectatorBlends ripe, fleshy plum and black cherry flavors with a subtle backbone of acidity and tannins. Slow to unfold, but does so gracefully, revealing dusty earth, cedar and black licorice in an elegant style.