Deep ruby. Expressive black and blue fruit aromas are complemented by suggestions of cracked pepper, olive, espresso and candied flowers. Juicy and expansive on the palate, offering ripe blueberry, cherry-cola and baking spice flavors that slowly firm up through the back half. Finishes long and gently chewy, with building smokiness and even tannins lending subtle grip.
Anticipated maturity: 2024-2032