Gets going with hard, funky aromas resulting from either too much sulfur or heavily toasted barriques. The palate starts out leathery, although time reveals maple and additional sweetness. Flavorwise, we're talking cranberry, cherry and plum. Peppery on the finish. Imported by Frederick Wildman and Sons, Ltd.
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.