A deep red color. A wide range of aromas such as kirsch, lavender, pepper and other spices.
On the palate there is a well-rounded combination of fruit and supple tannins, and good length.
"A nice traditional style, with dried currant, shaved vanilla bean and sandalwood notes up front, followed by olive, tobacco and garrigue notes on the slightly gutsy finish. Drink now through 2019. 8,330 cases made."
"An earthy Chateauneuf du Pape, this smells of smoke, tea, roots and herbs, a complex weave of savory notes that makes the red raspberry fruit that much more interesting. It feels firm and compact, needing a leg of lamb or another few years in the cellar to fully unfold."
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