2008 Landy Melange De Vin Rouge Russian River Valley

Sometimes forgetting a bottle in the cellar has its rewards. This is a bottle that didn't overly impress in its youth, perfectly fine but just that. At 14 years old, it has become quite nice. Deep red color. Spicy, brambly aromas. Lush and intense on the palate, blackberry, licorice, bit of cherry. Polished tannins, sharp acidity, good balance. Finishes long and lush. Surprisingly youthful. Drink next 6 years or so. No idea of the blend. "A-"