This is violet in color, with blueberry aromas as well as notes of juniper and pine. It has a smooth mouthfeel, more than adequate weight and power, and dominant but fresh black-fruit flavors that turn syrupy as the wine breathes. Overall, it's very flavorful but jammy. Drink now–2015.
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.