This is a pet favorite of mine, as I find that it combines lovely moderate sappy red fruits with a sense of bright floral lift, driving mineral core, and inviting savory spiciness. This 2014 is downright classic to my taste, and got a little star *. About as good as it gets for the $.
“There is even better freshness to the essence of pomegranate and wild cherry aromas where additional breadth is present in the form of violet, earth and underbrush. There is excellent volume and punch to the utterly delicious and more complex flavors that are also generously proportioned, all wrapped in a lingering and balanced finale that once again displays a hint of bitter cherry. 90/2020+” Allan Meadows