Color: intense ruby red, with pale pomegranate highlights. Bouquet: decisive, fine, broad and lingering with hints of vanilla, cherry, raspberry, and licorice.
Flavor: dry, warm, smooth, well-textured and lingering on the palate.
Wine Spectator 89 points - Aromas of basil, juniper, rosemary and wet earth combine with sweet berry flavors and a smooth profile in this powerful red. Pulls up short on the finish, but this lingers with spice and briar elements. Drink now through 2024. 500 cases made.
(Oct 31 2015)