Tropical and more blunt and citric than previous vintages. At first blush, it's borderline sheering and sharp, but with time it mellows and settles on pungent grapefruit and citrus flavors. Predominantly it's about zest and power; not as balanced as prior bottlings.
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.