Full-throttle cherry and plum fruit is in full force, backed by tons of chocolate. It's down-the-middle Port, yummy and hedonistic. Plenty of power, weight and balance. Give it until 2010 to fully come around.
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.