Given the lauded conditions of 2010 in Rioja, this wine's herbal minty grassy nose and raw tart pulling palate are surprising. Savory herbal tomatoey red-plum flavors finish minty, with lasting fresh acidity.
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.