The nose is quite rich and well-balanced. There are notes of full, thick dried fruits and sultanas. Hints of apple peel and Bramley apple. Notes of winter spice; cinnamon and cloves, cereal sweetness and juicy barley notes. The sherry notes and rich and full. The palate is quite full and smooth. There are notes of juicy fruits and sherried sultanas. There are some hints of rubbed petals and peppery charred oak. The finish is quite soft with a good clarity and freshness.