Strong on the bouquet, which opens with a blast of oak, berries and black licorice. The palate features bold plum and cherry, and it is ripe enough to suggest raisins. Finishes smooth, with another shot of anise. Enjoyable, with soft tannins.
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.