Medium plus ruby in color with a pronounced nose. Drank after sitting in the glass for about two hours. Smoke, tar, roasted espresso, cherry, raspberry syrup. Candied fruit, black cherry, stewed herbs, black tea. Dry, high acidity, medium plus tannins, medium plus tannins, full bodied, high alcohol and pronounced flavors. Red fruit, stewed fruit with some cooked herb notes. Smokey finish. Outstanding quality of wine.
Traditional Chinese Medicine TCM associates the lung/large intestine energy system with the season of Autumn. Our lungs and immune system experience a particular vulnerability at that time also with cold, dry weather or non-nourishing foods.
Traditional Chinese Medicine’s (TCM) theory teaches that we are part of Nature and are made up of her elements: Water, Wood, Fire, Earth, and Metal. Each element has corresponding organ systems and their functions. The Five Elements is an ancient elaboration of the endocrine system.