Aromatic dark fruit, a little minty, and even darker on the palate, a touch savoury. Firm and fresh and well sustained if not especially elegant. (JH)
Anticipated maturity: 2011-2017
Robert Parker 85
Monolithic and one-dimensional, the 2004 Franc Mayne possesses a dark ruby/purple color and chunky fruit notes intermixed with earth, wood, and tannin. It can be drunk over the next decade.
Anticipated maturity: 2007-2017