Quintessential California Merlot:round, suppl and drinkable right away, but with good tannins and structure. Accessible, with enough basic friendliness and complexity to please all types of wine drinkers. The finish is smooth, with woody black-licorice notes
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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.