The aromas hint at black fruit: ripe black cherries and black plums. Enticing barrel qualities of cola and spice complement the fruit aromas. On the palate, the wine shows layers of deeply extracted flavors that only mature hillside vineyards can give. Enjoy for 15- 20 years from the vintage.
a lush, rich Napa Valley cabernet for under $25. The fruit is bright, with red cherry scents and crisp lines. The tight, mineral-inflected tannins lend it some sophistication and spice.