Big and furry smelling on the bouquet, with leathery, earthy top aromas and balsam wood and berry below. Bursts in the mouth with acidity and wild berry fruit, creating a choppy feel. Powerful Rioja, with a coffee flavor to the finish.
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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.