Decanted for ~ 1 hr. Dark crimson in color. A big ripe nose of red fruit led to a similar profile on the palate. Very ripe strawberry and raspberry with a some darker cherry notes as well. The 15% abv is held by the fruit quite well. A bit of oak showing, but well in check. There seemed to be some earthy notes and spice buried in there, but they were muted by the ripe fruit. Will hold the remainder of the bottles to see if the fruit comes into check.
Zesty red berry fruit on the nose with a dusty cedar note. Bramble, currant and wild red berry on the palate with great acid. Nice texture. Bright red fruit throughout. Warm, fresh red berry tart with pastry crust. Raspberry and strawberry driven. Pretty and feminine in profile. Has a great spicy quality.
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