Wow, stunning nose. Loads of cassis, floral, spice, black / blue fruits, pencil lead shavings, tobacco, chalk, iron, green pepper, vanilla. Layered complex. Creamy, juicy, opulent. Brilliant palate, sweet currants, truffle, raspberry, rich, plush, velvety, excellent balance of fruits and acidity. Tannins softened, super fine grip Long finish of cigar wrapper, jam, plum and tobacco leaf, marvelous. Long legs, crimson red core, with lightening on the rim.