Can't say that the heavy dose of oak on this wine is helping the cause. The nose is quite resiny and cloying, while the palate is creamy and full, but loaded with wood chip and vanilla flavors. As might be expected, even more oak flavor dominates the finish.
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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.