This is an exciting bottling. It displays loads of exuberance with lavender high tones and rich, blackberry juiciness. The package is balanced by lightly tugging tannins. The finish lingers longer than I’d expect for a village wine. Will develop well through 2020.
Christy Canterbury MW
Location: New York, NY
Master of Wine. Wine judge+public speaker. Journalist for Snooth+Decanter+TimAtkin.com+Beverage Media+SOMM Journal+Civiltà del Bere+others. Short-listed for the 2014 Roederer Online Communicator of the Year Award. Incorrigible traveler!
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