Dark, glistening red. Vibrant dark berry, violet, incense and exotic spice aromas are present on the nose, along with olive and pipe tobacco hints. Sweet and expansive in the mouth, highlighting palate-staining, mineral-laced blackberry, boysenberry, cherry-cola and fruitcake flavors with building spice and bitter chocolate nuances. Gently gripping tannins shape the mineral- and smoke-accented finish, which clings with outstanding tenacity.
Anticipated maturity: 2025-2035