A fine dusty, leesy nose with hints of caramel. Lemony on the tongue, with overt flavors of citrus rind, marzipan and Bartlett pears. Full and toasty, with just the mildest bitter-almond quality to the finish. Spot-on; it sits beautifully in the glass.
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.