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Dense and sinewy, yet harmonious overall, with a core of spiced black cherry and pomegranate, red licorice, herb and graphite, wrapped in fine-grained tannins. Mouthwatering acidity carries the ripe fruit character on the finish. Nerello Mascalese. Drink now through 2030. 250 cases made. —Alison Napjus
Showing an impressive backbone of acidity, this is dense and powerful, yet harmonious overall. The fine, creamy mousse swathes the statuesque frame in a silky texture, with honeysuckle, graphite and hazelnut notes lending fragrant accents to the rich palate of baked white peach, toasted brioche, lemon confit and smoke. Drink now through 2030. 460 cases imported. —Alison Napjus
A broad style, with cherry, berry, toast and sandalwood flavors hanging on the light-grained tannins. Shows moderate power and fine intensity, offering a lingering finish of sandalwood and licorice. Best from 2016 through 2026. 132 cases imported. —Bruce Sanderson
Rock-solid, with dark fig, currant and blackberry fruit, melded with charcoal and warm tobacco leaf notes, all sheathed in loamy tannins through the finish. Buried acidity will help this cellar until the grip softens. Best from 2016 through 2020. 250 cases imported. —James Molesworth
A lovely, harmonious red, layering supple tannins and a pure beam of sweet black cherry fruit with rich, loamy earth, mocha, melted licorice, leather and smoky grilled beef flavors. Well-structured but accessible, showing balance and grace, with a mouthwatering finish. Drink now through 2030. 1,250 cases made. —Alison Napjus
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