Inky, dark and smoky on the nose, this bold Malbec also shows aromas of rubber and turned earth. A blocky, chewy, raw mouthfeel and saucy, herbal flavors of plum and boysenberry combine into a tough, gritty, tannic whole, while the finish is saucy, with oregano and thyme flavors that suggest ragù.
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.