93 points Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
Exotic, as it often can be, with super-ripe mulberry and black cherry fruit to the point of near-kirsch liqueur, with notes of licorice, truffle, and forest floor, this is a full-bodied, concentrated wine with a slight tannic bite to the finish. There is good freshness, depth, and power…(RP) (2/2009)
93 points Wine Spectator
This shows coffee bean and blackberry aromas, with hints of cedar. Full-bodied, with sweet, ripe fruit and a chocolaty finish. Refined, this shows grace and beauty for the vintage. (3/2009)
Stored on it’s side in a climate controlled cellar since purchase.
Perfect Label Condition
Perfect Mid-Neck Fill Level.
Capsule is tight with no corrosion, but has a nick at the bottom as shown.
Proper indicators on label under black-light as shown.