Short, medicinal aromas of raspberry, plastic and latex set up an astringent palate with hollow flavors of red fruits and spice. The finish has some mild zest, oak and standard Rioja accents of vanilla and tobacco.
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.