Deep ruby color with purple hues.
Bouquet shows raspberry, spice and cracked pepper aromas with subtle oak influence.
Deliciously ripe raspberry, mulberry and licorice flavours mingle with nuances of black pepper, chocolate and spice, finishing with vibrant black fruit, smooth velvety tannins and toasty vanilla oak.
20 months in French and American oak barriques and hogsheads; 35% first use, 65% older.
Try with chargrilled lamb and baby eggplant.
READINESS FOR DRINKING
It will cellar well in appropriate conditions for 8-10 years.