Mint, mocha and a slight grassiness define the nose. The mouth is narrow and sheering, with high acidity pushing tart, underdeveloped generic berry flavors. Finishes in numb, dull form, with lagging berry flavors that fail to excite.
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.