(From 1996 Vintage)
Musky perfumes of summer-warmed blackberry unfold in layers of leather, tobacco and white pepper. Lush weight on the tongue fulfills the expectation created in the aroma and creates a thirst for more. Tendrils of spice accent the voluptuous fruit, attenuating through a silky finish.
(From 2002 Vintage) As you savor this elegant blend, scores of different flavor notes emerge from the harmonious whole, like interweaving musical lines. In the nose, you’ll notice black cherries, red plums, and spicy notes of truffle, tea, and spice. Taste and more flavors emerge: raspberry, red currant, orange peel, a bit of cocoa powder and ginger. Fine-grained tannins and balanced acidity contribute to the rich mouth feel and carry through the perfumed cherry-vanilla finish. Pair with a holiday roast, an aged...
Liked this smooth kind of berry tasting not sharp at all
Ritz Carlton, Ft Lauderdale - Dec 13, 2014 $25 glass
Good w/ food, dryer with a stronger finish.
Super smooth and delicious
Robert ParkerRating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 10/21/2014