Vinous 92 points – Vivid ruby-red. An expansive bouquet evokes ripe red and blue fruits, vanilla, cola and cigar box. A sexy floral nuance emerges as the wine opens up. Sweet and deeply concentrated, offering intense blackcurrant, cherry-vanilla, spicecake and mocha flavors that are given spine and lift by a core of juicy acidity. Rich yet energetic in style, displaying impressive long finish, with excellent clarity, gently chewy tannins and clinging florality..February/2019
This is the calling card of the estate, representing the bulk of the production. The grapes come from 157 different plots in the three small valleys surrounding the winery.