Dense, slightly foresty and typical, meaning there's olive, herbal notes and licorice on the nose and palate. In addition, the wine has a saturated feel to it and flavors of prune, blackberry and chocolate. It's warm, meaty and fairly big, but rich and easy to understand.
Prestige Beverage Group
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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.