|Wine Type:||Bold Red Wine|
|Harvest Date:||October 25th and October 29th , 2007|
|Aging:||20 months in 80% New French Oak Barrels|
Dark garnet hue; Deeply layered aromas of black cherry, cassis, graphite, truffle, molasses, French oak, sage, vanilla and black pepper. Expect a full mid palate density laced with intense flavors of chocolate covered cherries, integrated toasty oak, blackberry, toasted almonds and baker’s chocolate. The persistent yet balanced finish exhibits excellent depth, purity, and elegance.
89 Points - Wine Spectator A rich, yet elegant and refined, style, this is graceful, complex and layered, offering a mix of subtle herb, dried berry, green olive, sage and dusty-cedary oak notes. This is full-bodied, ending with subtly detailed flavors. Best from 2012 through 2020. 333 cases made. –JL