Full and fruity, but also smooth and harmonious. The palate is juicy and pretty tight, but the feel and flavors are expansive and rich, with root beer, cola, creamy oak, coconut and full berry fruit all present and accounted for. Finishes with size and a tiny bit resiny; drink now into 2011.
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.