"Given the ocean of industrial, sterile, innocuous, and for the most part, flavorless Soaves in the marketplace, it is refreshing to find an example that provides a classic complement to seafood dishes, and which is also the antitheses of the commercial junk that dominates the marketplace."
Deep, saturated ruby. Peppery and highly floral aromas, with a strong element of blackberry; very syrah, albeit with strong overlay of oak spices. Then chunky and solid in the mouth, wit dark chocolate, vanilla and roasted coffee flavors. Quite sweet, even candied in flavor and missing some nuance.