Realm is at the top of their game, making some of the best wines in the world. This is one of my favorites though expensive, it is doable unlike so many of the top luxury wines. Purple in color. The nose is great with cassis, pencil lead, cedar and spice. On the palate a wonderful juicy almost seamless texture. Deep, if tightly packed. It drinks deliciously now but really won't peak for ten or fifteen years (depending on how you like them). Juicy black raspberries, char and slight earth open in the glass. Long finish. Gorgeous wine. Can a wine be worth $125? It depends, but this one is.