Beyond its inky crimson hue, the Moone Tsai 2012 Hillside Red Blend announces itself with ripe wild cherry aromas, and hints offorest floor and gunpowder. In a resounding testimonial to its rustic hillside origins, this wine playfully teases thepalate with suggestions of mushrooms and sage…giving way to notes of brambly black fruit, and peppercorn in afashion that is both exuberant and refined. [+]