Intense, almost pungent, yet fresh and expressive.
Textbook violet upon sitting, with Coonawarra
cassis signing off on varietal/regional DNA.
Scents of beetroot juice, raspberry and lavender
ascend effortlessly, but glaceed fruits and ground
espresso coffee require some work in the glass. Even and long. Confident, firm. Massive fruits - blackcurrant, liqueur cherry - meshed with raspy tannins, red liquorice. Could there be some Block 42 Cabernet concealed?! All in balance.
Oak? What oak?!! 100% new oak 100% absorbed...