Very nice vintage for this perennial favorite. Purple in color with some Ruby swirls. Mostly opaque and bright. The nose is nice with black cherries, cassis, spice and slight chocolate. Full bodied. On the palate, there is plenty of depth. Lots of cassis and some black cherry fruit. Good finish. This is a delicious wine. Light tannins. It drinks great on its own and will work well with food. Raosted turkey would be a nice match. Drink over the next ten years.