Opaque AF, inky black in the glass. On the nose I get rich blackberries, black cherry and moondrop grapes with perfume and fruitcake. Very complex. On the palate I gets loads of sweet cassis, black cherry reduction and an insanely integrated set of fine grained tannins. Juicy acidity balances this wine perfectly. The mid palate has got gobs of cassis, espresso bean, sweet vanilla and coconut. The finish is exquisite. Long, lush, semi dry and just chock full of blackberry jam, blueberry pie and luscious oak. An absolutely amazing wine that is blowing my socks off. 96 points. Drink till 2026. No pairing needed- it drinks beautifully all by itself. 5 stars for this treat that runs 200 bones. Stunning. Salut….
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