Cork: Good condition
Small presence of sediment
App: Clean, narrow pale garnet rim, deep ruby core. Long legs
Nose: Clean, medium intense aromas of a developing nature: leather, liquorice, dried fruit and ripe black fruit, ribena.
Palate: Dry, medium acidity, medium + body, medium + alcohol, medium level of velvety tannins, mineral flavours of earth, black fruit flavours: black currants, black cherries, leather and liquorice. Long finish
Conclusion: A multi-layered, complex red wine with a mouth coating and velvety structure, thick with abundant tannins and warming alcohol.
Drinking well now, can keep for a further 5-6 years.