Not opened, but stood up for sediment settling.
Signs of seepage tho =(
fill is low neck.
cork tore in half.
opened and decanted 2:30pm EST
very light reddish/ruby color with some brown.
Smells of Black tea and plums. Very light nose.
Spicy tussin fruit. Cloyingly sweet. Bitter Rough finish that does not go down easily but does coat the throat.
There's a tinge of some strange flavor I can't pick out, it's not corked or shows any traces of VA.
Let's see how this does in 4 hours time.