An opaque color and spicy herbal black-fruit and tomato leaf aromas are typical of cool-climate Chilean Syrah. A palate with popping acidity is fresh but abrupt. Snappy berry and plum flavors are saucy and jumpy, while this is herbal and spicy on the finish.
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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.