(2010 Vintage) Inky ruby. Ripe red fruit and floral oils on the fragrant nose. Pliant and sweet, offering juicy raspberry and cherry compote flavors and deeper licorice and bitter chocolate nuances. Fine-grained tannins come on late and add grip to a long, spice- and smoke-accented finish.
Wine Advocate(2002 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 159 on Jun-05
Wine Advocate(2005 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 166 on Aug-06
Wine Advocate(1999 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 136 on Aug-01