Purple in hue, with jumpy, unsettled, grapey aromas. Fairly hard and firm in the mouth, where cherry and plum flavors careen about on the jets of bulky tannins and tangy acids. Plenty of fruit, but not much polish on the stone. Multiple U.S. importers.
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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.