Forward and broad, with plum and blackberry aromas. The palate, however, is a bit raw and not terribly refined, with jammy flavors and coffee and chocolate on the finish. It's a meaty mouthful with all the standard components, but doesn't offer much style or flair. Best Buy. —M.S.
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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.