91-93. Barrel sample. With great swathes of spice, this is a wine with fruit that’s still emerging. It has weight and delicious intensity. With its layered structure of acidity and tannin, this is for long-term aging.
This dry white shows softness and a light, creamy, gentle touch. The wine has apricot and fresh lime juice flavors, opening easily as it gets air to finish well-rounded but properly crisp.
86-88 Barrel sample. This is packed with dry botrytis, plenty of spice and new wood. It's somewhat simple and obvious at this stage, as it needs more layers of flavors. In time, however, it should develop.