More than fruit here - liquorice, ripe plum, still the tonic, tannins bringing freshness. Gorgeously rich and mouthfilling. Pure, spicy, complex. More black grape-skins on the finish, an attractive bitterness from the thick-skinned grapes from these very old vines.
Robert ParkerRating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 05/15/2011