Monthly Archives: May 2008

Merry Edwards Meredith Estate Valley Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir – 9.0 – 2004 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

An exceptional Pinot Noir from Merry Edwards; lively acid complement the rose petal and violet nose; lavender, Ancho chile, allspice, and fresh garden herbs. ¡Salud! *** Now, more than 700 wine reviews. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © … Continue reading

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Santa Cruz Mountain Santa Cruz Mountains Cabernet Sauvignon – 2005 – 8.7 – James Meléndez /James the Wine Guy

Blueberry, raspberry, filbert, Marjoram, smoke and Fall leaves ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions from around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2008 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez – All Rights … Continue reading

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Santa Cruz Mountain McDowell Valley Grenache – 2005 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine exhibits roasted red tomato, Mediterranean spice, and Mission fig ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions from around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2008 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez … Continue reading

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Violet & Green Alder Springs Vineyard Mendocino Syrah – 2003 – 8.8 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine exhibits red currant coulis, Asian simmering spice, Pinon and black pepper. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions from around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2008 James Meléndez / Jaime … Continue reading

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Vina Robles Paso Robles Syrah – 2003 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine exhibits Raspberry-blackberry-currant confit, chocolate-clove dust, and cedar box. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions from around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2008 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez – … Continue reading

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Vina Robles West Side Paso Robles Zinfandel – 2004 – 8.7 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

A very hot (from alcohol) 15.8% – this is a 90% Zinfandel, 10% Petite Sirah; a classic raisin wine with red plum, apple, and baking spice. ¡Salud! *** Now, more than 700 wine reviews. Read more of my wine reviews: … Continue reading

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Vina Robles Edna Valley Chardonnay – 2006 – 8.5 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

A weak Chardonnay; some nut, fennel, and Asian pear. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions from around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2008 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez – All … Continue reading

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