Aromas of milk chocolate, toast, vanilla, bright cherry, boysenberry and a hint of white pepper are revealed on the nose of this medium to full bodied wine. The flavors echo the bouquet, with additional notes of spicy tobacco and cranberry. The wine boasts a silky, supple entry, velvety tannins and a
long finish accented by expansive flavors of milk chocolate, pie cherry, boysenberry, cocoa powder, cedar and
"An impressive display of rich, ripe, loamy currant and pretty, toasty oak. Hints of tobacco, cedar, cigar box and sage fold in to give it a complex range of flavors. The finish firms up with chewy tannins, but overall, it's deftly balanced and delicious."
"This dynamic cabernet has the cool reach of cherries and berries in the forest, contrasting rich tannins in a complexity that brings hen-of-the-woods mushrooms to mind. The flavors seem to grow right out of the soil, as does the velvet feel of the wine, building momentum like an accelerating train."
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