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n: Almonds and nail polish
p: Bitter oak, varnish
N: Blast of flowery spice with some desert aspects (like flan).
P: Mmmm. Big flowery spice and nicely sweet, not too woody.F: Yummy rye spice lingers along with....(guess I got distracted).
Yeah, I likey.
N: Nice, slight prickle. Rye spice, kind of an interesting nose overall and slightly creamy.
P: Smooth on the palate, slightly warm, slightly bitter wood. Apple skin. Dusty.
F: Spice notes continue but it's dry. Gets some vinyl weirdness happening.
I'm forgainst it.
I just don't get a whole lot from this. And that not-muchness is over-oaked, which is the problem here. Too leathery after a few sips.
RETASTE years later: Just way too leathery after a few sips. Would be a B on a very good day. Still a B-.