At first the bouquet seems floral and different, but upon further inspection it's broken up and throwing off weird aromas. The palate is clampy and smacks down with blocky tannins, while also wiry feeling, with herbal raspberry flavors. On one hand this is good; on the other it has issues.
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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.