Deep ruby and purple hues with magenta rim variation. Moderate extraction and heavy tearing. Nose offers sweet tobacco, cigar box, oak, cedar, leather, baking spices and candied black fruit. Soft and smooth tannins on the palate; palate is otherwise consistent with the nose. Lingering finish. ABV 15.3%. Vintage 2014.
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fully opaque, inky purple black, prominent glass staining tears; cassis, milk chocolate, vanilla, licorice, tobacco leaf, floral notes; full bodied, jammy black fruit, a bit hot, 14.8% AVV; sources from Vixen block of Wildfoote Vineyard owned a good long by former Screaming Eagle Vineyard owner Jean Phillips — 8 days ago
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