Creamy and woody, but loaded with enough succulent fruit to offset any potential overoaking. The texture is rich and meaty, while flavor-wise, a streak of black licorice runs down the middle to accent the blackberry that dominates the palate. As good a basic wine as Trapiche has recently made.
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.