Candied in the nose, with the aromatic essence of powdered fruit drink. The palate doesn't exactly agree with the nose; it's more about olives and overripe raspberry. In the end, a sweet, semicloying finish that carries high-toned flavors makes it more confusing than it should be.
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.