A bright sanguine note gives this a distinctive feel, while racy cassis and cherry fruit fills in behind. Offers a long singed juniper note through the finish…the focus and energy is enjoyable.
The 2016 Clos Marsalette is super-expressive and delicious today. Savory herb, cedar, tobacco, menthol, licorice, rose petal and wild cherry all run through this nuanced, inviting wine. Aging has brought out an aromatic quality the wine did not show en primeur. Medium in body and gracious, the 2016 is a terrific choice for drinking now and over the next handful of years. Tasted two times