I tried this same wine a year ago and didn’t like it. But it aged into submission. Soft, plush tannins and feminine fruitiness with cherry, tart cranberry and salavacious acidity. Vivid flavors with a nice finesse and very little rustic-ness. Fun, with a mild, mushroomy finish. Sw=1. $28. 4 stars.
Taylor is a self-proclaimed Southern foodie, turned Californian food, wine, and gardening hipster.