Drinking well right now. Nicely balanced. Good fruit, spice, leather, cigar, vanilla, and dried earth. A great match for meatloaf. Tannins still kicking but not too harsh on the palate. Smooth finish. Has a few left as a guess but if I had any more they'd get killed soon.
Decanted about 2 hours. Some big red fruit muted slightly by the blend of Merlot and PV. It still held its Cabbiness and drank very nicely with a big rib-eye. Flavors of cherry and earth, a little hint of smoke and leather. The finish didn't last long but was enjoyable.
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