Monthly Archives: October 2011

Salus Rutherford Chardonnay – 2010 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Seared Comice pear, freshly roasted pine nut, fennel, and nutmeg. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez — … Continue reading

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Sierra Vista El Dorado Mourvedre – 2006 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Boysenberry, red apple, white pepper, and vanilla bean. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez — All Rights … Continue reading

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Sierra Vista Sierra Foothills Grenache – 2008 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Early season cherry, cranberry, cinnamon, and anise. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez — All Rights Reserved. … Continue reading

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Shannon Ridge Lake County Petite Sirah – 2009 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Black plum, dried brown Turkish fig, cinnamon-nutmeg freshly ground, dark chocolate. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez … Continue reading

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Shannon Ridge Lake County Barbera – 2008 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Dry wine; Montmorency cherry-pomegranate, roasted fennel, pepper, and truffle. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez — All … Continue reading

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Signorello Napa Valley Padrone Red Wine – 2007 – 9.3 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: –       84% Cabernet Sauvignon –       8% Merlot –       8% Cabernet Franc Notes of grilled black and red summer fruit, smoked Cardamom, mushroom and hint of Mexican vanilla. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions … Continue reading

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Black Sears Howell Mountain Red Wine – 2006 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: –       50% Caberent Sauvignon –       50% Cabernet Franc Roasted black plum, blackberry, toffee, hint of Eucalyptus, and violets. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: … Continue reading

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