In no way is this up to the high standards of other Tirants. The 2003 is overly woody and shy on the rich, saturated fruit that it's supposed to deliver. It's O.K., but very leafy, dry and tight.
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.