Cost: $23.99 KY
Category: Red Wine
Location: Jacques Scott, Grand Cayman
Country: United States of America
Region: Dry Creek Valley, Sonoma County, California
Format: 750 ml
Alcohol: 14.5% Alcohol/Vol.
A rich, juicy Merlot with some spiciness. Score: 93/100.
Tasting Note: Medium ruby in colour with good acidity, a medium+ intense nose, round tannin & a long length on the finish. This wine features: Dark cherry, crème de cassis, raspberry, plum, black tea, mocha, Star Anise, cloves, oak spice, tobacco, vanilla, leather & arugula.
Negatives: The heat from the high alcohol of 14.5%
Pairings: Drink this now or in 3-4 years on its own or pair it with ribeye steak.
My Opinion: Highly Recommended
Tasted: March 30, 2023