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
Matt and Jessica Farmer