Imported by Vineyard Brands, Birmingham AL.
Ten years on.
Ruby. Sap and licorice mingle on entry, centered by a thread of pink primeaux and scree. Not as tall the ’10 but a second tier of blackberry offers delicacy, bodes well for its future. A core of reliable tannin is grainy and ripe and the finish is long and tinged with rockiness. Now – 2035+.