The nose begins with blackberry preserves, smoky bacon, dark roast coffee, and a tinge of violet. 60% new tight grain Francois Ferres French oak scents it further with clove, vanillin, and cooking spices.


With each sip, multiple flavors flood the mouth. Espresso and chocolate nuances persist atop the foundation which is a rich, permeating mouthfeel of sweet black cherry, blackberry preserves, and sturdy tannins


crimson-purple in hue with a deep black center.