Additional tasting notes
Color : intense ruby red, purple highlights.
Nose : ample and complex, aromas of cherries, plums, blackberries, tobacco and cocoa.
Mouth : a powerful and elegant attack, noble tannins, fresh acidity which supports and extends the long lingering flavour.
Alcohol level : 14.5%
Winemaking : In stainless steel tanks and aging 12 months in French oak barrels and 6 months in bottle.
Food pairing : Pasta with hare stew, risotto with mushrooms, roast lamb, saddle of venison, strong cheeses.
Aging potential : 10 to 15 Years
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