The 1990 vintage of this wine was ranked #7 on the Wine Spectator's Top 10 Wines of 1993
To the eye the wine displays a deep ruby red.
The aromas include bold cassis with ripe layers of black plum and dark
cherries, complemented with complex notes of clove, molasses, bay,
On the palate, the wine has a full and dense mouthfeel with rich, velvety tannins.
Flavors of blackberry, cocoa, tobacco, mocha, and cassis fill the
palate with generous body and supple texture.