Coming around but still young. Purple in color, ruby at the rim, clear and bright. The nose has black raspberries, roasted meats, black pepper and slight floral notes. Full bodied. A nice backbone of acidity. On the palate, black raspberry fruit with underlying char and pepper. Clean. Juicy. Moderate finish. This probably will drink better on day 2. Patience will be rewarded. Hold off for another few years then drink over the next ten to fifteen. A nice match with roasted meats or veggies.
Visiting wine country? Why spend $250 per day in tasting fees when you can get the wine pass and pay less then half of that? 1 Day with the wine pass = $125+ in savings. 2 Days with the wine pass = $250+ in savings. The Priority Wine Pass