Dark, full, dense and foresty, with minty oak, controlled sauvage character and a strong identity. Flavorful, with intense blackberry, spiced plum and heat. Tight and rugged out of the chute, with oak on the finish. Will settle over the next year or two.
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.