COLOUR – crimson almost black. It will most probably deposit a harmless crust after a year or so
in the bottle.
NOSE – Blueberry and red berry fruits, toasty/chary oak character and classic Cigar box in a very
complex and lifted aroma. There are hints of cedar and ‘dark chocolate’ .
PALATE – Blackberry and stalky varietal characters dominate the palate over a background of
sweet vanillin oak. There is perceived sweetness from the lovely ripe fruit flavours which is nicely
balanced by soft tannins. The structure has great persistence and richness from an extended time in