From the start to the end, this heavyweight from Toro never really gets it right. The burnt rubber notes on the nose fight with a more pleasant blueberry fruit component. In the mouth, there's cherry and plum, but it's kind of medicinal in character. And the palate feel is over the edge, a bit fast and gritty.
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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.