There is some fine, ripe fruit to this clean, medium-bodied Cabernet. The nose is hefty and fairly rich, with campfire like smoky oak. The round palate delivers plummy fruit and some drying oak flavor. The finish is long, with hints of vanilla and butter.—M.S.
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.