(2010 Vintage) Bold and rich with developed aromatics of blackberry, cherry, cedar, leather and cocoa powder. The palate continues with deep blackberry jam, huckleberry and black currant. The oak structure guides the way to lingering cocoa powder on the finish.
Wine Spectator(1997 Vintage) Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator.
Wine Enthusiast(1997 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast.
Wine Advocate(1997 Vintage) Rating: 86/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 133 on Feb-01