An intense, ample and complex bouquet goes from kirsch liqueur to fresh plums followed by tobacco,
earthy minerality and roasted meat. As the wine opens up, it releases aromas of red currants and raspberries, with touches
of toasty coffee, leather and a hint of game. Balanced and persistent. At fi rst impact, the wine is intense and decisive and
gradually softens with dense, young, lively tannins. Structured, powerful and rich with good freshness. Well-balanced and
elegant, fl avors mimic the nose with hints of tobacco and fruits, including black currants and fruit preserves. Mineral,
earthy notes become more balsamic. Good persistence fi nishes in notes of cola and licorice.
"Well stitched together with a broad, wide assembly of dark fruit, spice and cola-like aromas. All the wine’s elements sing loud as a single chorus; bold, plush, chewy. Ends with ripe fruit, rum cake, pipe tobacco and dark espresso bean. Firm, great length. Editors’ Choice.