Cherry, spice and tree bark make for a good nose, despite a hint of green. The berry fruit on the palate is a bit thin, as is the finish. For some basic plum flavors and a good body, this wine delivers the goods. —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.