Smells like Kool-aid and pine needles, with some sweat thrown in. The palate follows suit, showing a choppy, scratchy mouthfeel and flavors of tart red fruits and funk. Is that fish I smell? This wine proves that not all Malbecs are wonderful.
Spanish and South American Editor
Reviews wines from Argentina, Chile and Spain.
Michael Schachner is a New York-based journalist specializing in wine, food and travel. His articles appear regularly in Wine Enthusiast,
where he is a longstanding contributing editor responsible for South America and Spain. Schachner reviews more than 2,000 wines annually for WE
and regularly travels to Chile, Argentina and Spain to keep abreast of the constantly changing global wine map.