Monthly Archives: April 2011

Sierra Cantabria Organza Rioja White Blend – 2009 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is a blend of Viura, Malvasia, and Garnacha Blanca (Grenache Blanc); fresh, clean, focused and elegant.  This dry wine imparts notes of freshly sliced Apricot, Honeydew melon and blood orange peel, and pine nut. ¡Salud! *** A plethora … Continue reading

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Clay House Estate Paso Robles Petite Sirah – 2007 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Very dark in coloration; red and black plum, truffle and sweet red pepper. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez … Continue reading

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Kaleidos Paso Robles Grenache – 2006 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Fresh, lively; raspberry, fennel, smoked chile Ancho and scent of red flowers in evening time. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime … Continue reading

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Stoplman Estate Santa Ynez Valley Syrah – 2009 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Wild black cherry, Malabar pepper, espresso and scent of violets and worn leather. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez … Continue reading

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Stoplman Originals Santa Ynez Valley Syrah – 2009 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Focused; blueberry Coulis, baking spices and Pioppini and brown mushroom; scent of herb garden in warm summer evening, and sandlewood. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © … Continue reading

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Chateau Ste Michelle Columbia Valley Ethos Reserve Syrah – 2007 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Black plum-blackberry Confit, nuanced crushed herbs, and white pepper. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez — All Rights Reserved. … Continue reading

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Paradise Paradise View Sonoma Coast Syrah – 2007 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Dark red cherry, raspberry, Mexican vanilla and pepper. Scent from a plum orchard, and moisten earth. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2011 James Meléndez / … Continue reading

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