Color: Ruby red tending towards garnet.
Bouquet: Intense but delicate, moderately spicy with great finesse.
Taste: Full bodied with rich berry fruit flavors and a backbone of tannin.
This bottle should be opened in advance and allowed to breathe, or preferably, decanted. It is a wine to be classified as "da meditazione", and particularly compliments red meat, roast and game dishes.