My Rating 86 Points.
Ruby in color with medium intensity and a purplish rim.
Fruity on the nose with blackberries, tobacco, cedar, chocolate, vanilla, sweet cherries, wild flowers, bacon, metals, licorice and black pepper.
Full bodied, smooth and elegant with medium acidity and nice legs.
Fruity on the palate with figs, sweet cherries, blackberries, smoke, oak, licorice, vanilla, coffee, spices and peppercorn.
Medium plus on the finish with soft, round tannins and black pepper.
A nice red from Michael David. Not as good as 2011 but drinks nicer now than 6 months ago.
15% alcohol by volume.