A beautiful and powerful blend from Bordeaux. The blend is 80% Merlot and 20% Cabernet Sauvignon. The ABV is 13.0% and it was aged for 14 months in oak barrels. It is also from a single-estate vineyard.
Aroma: Blackberry jam, vanilla, wood, hibiscus, blueberry
Palate: Tart dark berries, orange rind, white pepper, dry, medium acidity, medium+ tannin
Overall: Lush berries, Powerful tannins, Beautiful depth, but would also benefit from a few more years in the cellar. 6/7
Available at the shop for $22.50
We have been carrying Kilogram Tea in our shop for almost a year now and they have consistently blown us away with the high-quality and consistency. Among our various options is the Organic Earl Grey.
The following review is assessing the tea without any additives. A popular variation of this tea that we love is with a little milk and lavender sweetener a.k.a. London Fog.
Aroma: Complex malts surrounded by dense earth, moss, and baking spices
Palate: Full flavored, balanced tannin, soft citrus acidity, warm earth, molasses, and subtle baking spices
Overall: Perfect anytime. Versatile brewed straight up or with cream and sugar. Complex palate. 6/7
Matt and Jessica Farmer