Aromas: Raspberry cordial, chocolate, pipe tobacco, star anise, mace.
Flavors/experience: Dry; Medium-high acidity; Full body. Black raspberry, boysenberry, redcurrant preserves, and vanilla. Silky tannin. A long, tapering finish shows brown sugar, baking spice, and menthol. Very good quality.
Specifications: A blend of Zinfandel and Petite Sirah from Suisun Valley AVA, to the East of Napa Valley. 14.7% alcohol.