Nose

A sip reveals more rich, dark fruit sprinkled with exotic baking spice. Maraschino cherry and kirsch liqueur both come to mind, leading one to memories of winter holiday dinners. The wine literally paints the glass, displaying a luxurious viscosity that follows through on the palate.

Aging

11 months in 50% French Oak, 50% American Oak, 50% New

Appearance

The striking, inky color leads into a voluptuous nose of baked plum, fig and dates.