Strong berry aromas come with ample leather, earth and tobacco accents. The palate is tough and tight, but loaded with powerful, earthy flavors of black fruit, mineral and a can't-miss briny, salty element. It's aggressive, savory and potent on the finish. This needs food or a couple of years more aging.
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.