Gritty and blackened on the nose, with heavy char and lemony oak aromas to go with black fruit scents. The palate is firm and choppy, with full tannic bite and then lemony black fruit flavors that show molasses and baked flavors. Oaky and tight on the finish, with herbal accents and grab.
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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.