Deep, dark-red with a vibrant purple hue.
Fresh notes of just-picked, blackberry, blackberry pastilles, Asian spice, black peppercorns, dried violet, game meats, and pipe smoke
Hits the palate with energy, impact and intense flavours, yet remains focused and linear. Pastille fruits provide brightness, as the flavour amplifies along the length of the palate. Complex notes of oolong tea, dried violet, pipe smoke, and fresh black peppercorns start through the mid-palate and morph through to Asian spice on the late palate. Tannins are chewy yet provide a slight sappy impact from the whole bunch ferment components. The palate runs long filling every crevice. Mineral accents