A lot of sulfur at first, and that creates a cloud over the nose. Underneath, however, there's quality black plum, berry and earth notes. Finishes dark, with a lot of espresso-like character. Has its strong points and a few faults. Fortunately the good outweighs the bad.
Jackson Family Wines
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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.