Medallion bottle from 2009. Fantastic yet simple, but not too simple to mute some subtle complexities.
Definitely a lot of black pepper on the palate. Notes of caramel and vanilla present but not overbearing. Some bite to it immediately after opening but mellowed out after letting it settle in my glass for 10 minutes.
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