Prickly aromas are sour; there's just too much rhubarb and bramble to the nose. Texture is the wine's main attribute; the palate is firm and structured, yet soft enough to enjoy. Problem is the flavor profile is marred by mild weediness and green flavors. Incongruous as a whole.
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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.