The color is dark garnet red. Its scent is haunting and very deep. It offers a range of complex aromas of fruit blacks, balsamic notes of flowers and heady, like blackberry, black currant, licorice, iris and violet.
The spring of 2010 was marked by frequent rains that have tested the winemakers to work vegetation management and control pests, but the same time built up groundwater reserves. The summer months have been characterized by alternating homogeneous precipitation of discrete and sunny days.