This white blend from the Salamanca area relies on local grapes like Palomino and Rufete Blanco. It's almost fruitless on the nose, while the palate feels chunky. High acidity bolsters citrus flavors, while the finish exhibits mild oxidation and a leesy quality. Drink now.
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.