Monthly Archives: June 2011

Gruet Savage Blanc de Blanc New Mexico – NV – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James The Wine Guy

A 100% Chardonnay wine, Meyer lemon zest, delicate notes of fennel and nutmeg.   ¡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 … Continue reading

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Nieva Rueda Blanco Nieva – 2010 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Notes of cantaloupe, Mexican cinnamon, and anise. Varietal: Verdejo ¡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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Bodega Pazos del Rey Monterrei Sila Mencia – 2009 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Earthen; Deep roasted black cherry, fennel, slight bacon note and Cardamom. Varietal Mencia ¡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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Talai Berri Getariako Txakolina – 2010 – 8.8 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Very dry; notes of exotic green citrus, hint of papaya, almond and delicate detection of sweet spices. Varietals: Hondarribi Zeri Hondarribi Beltza ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine … Continue reading

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Bodegas As Laxas Rias Baixas Albariño – 2010 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Dry, flinty – Kaffir lime, yellow citrus peel, fresh almond, and slight white pepper. Varietal: Albariño ¡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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Château Flotis Fronton 2007 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Distinct; silken tannins; lush roasted dark cherry, freshly ground cardamom, slight game note, Thyme and white mushroom Varietals: Negrette – 90% Syrah – 10% ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of … Continue reading

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Château Cazat-Beauchene Bordeaux Supérieur – 2008 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Centered on notes of deep roasted red cherry, lighter shade of dark chocolate, slight sweet chile and cinnamon. Varietals: Merlot – 70% Cabernet Sauvigon 15% Cabernet Franc 15% ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the … Continue reading

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