Akitu Black Label A1
Moderate intensity ruby to the edge with a purplish hue giving density.
Lifted spice and aromatic wild herbs infused through brambly fruit. The wholebunch a complexity is quite powerful but the integration with the primary fruit that will follow has commenced â€š Â beautifully. Depth, intensity and an alluring hint of â€š Â anise and licorice add dimension and intrigue to the aromatic profile. After an hour in the glass or decanter the layers of florals, particularly â€š Â dark rose petal, unfurl.
Plush and gracious with very fine velvety tannins wrapped in abundant rich cherry â€š Â and plum fruit. Silky with a weighty mid-palate from where the spice and subtle. graphite build to leave a â€š Â savoury exit with a theatrical sparkle of fruit. Great â€š Â composure and polish balanced on broad shoulders.