Fragrant and concentrated, the nose is defined by a dark fruit spectrum of forest fruits, cherries and mulberries in the forefront, with complementary layers of anise, cloves and savory oak in the background. Violets, mocha notes, toasted brulee and hints of fresh camphor provides further substance to this classical and complex Shiraz. A bright and lively entry features blood plums, mulberries and dark chocolate. The palate shows great intensity, while displaying elegance and sophistication. A textured and layered mid-palate leads to structural chalky tannins, with a fine yet balanced natural acid line.
delightful from the getgo! Wonderful nose of earth and fruit with a smooth texture and medium finish. Will buy again if on sale.