A bit of sweetness to the bouquet, with an underlay of oak and violets. Apple skin and sour-cherry flavors come in front of a short, raw finish. Quite lean and stripped down, with tough tannins. Begs for food to soften it up.
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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.