Displaying lively dark cherry aromas over-layed with oak nuances of mocha and vanilla bean. There is a slight brooding ferrous element to the aroma which provides complexity. The rich and generous dark fruit spectrum on the front and mid palate is classic Blackwell . The 2014 vintage and vineyard sourcing profile really shows its individuality in the finish of the wine through taut tannins, subtle spice and mineral influence. These factors extend the persistence and complexity of the wine.