Beautiful wine. Deep ruby in color, purple core. The nose has black raspberries, iodine and slight char. Still pretty youthful and tannic on pop and pour. It opens nicely with some air. Lots of black raspberry fruit with some spice. Nice texture. Good finish. This was very ripe in its youth though has settled in very nice now. It may still get a bit better but is drinking very well now. It will go well with meats and fowl or Indian food too. It easily has another decade left and probably a bit more.
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