Monthly Archives: April 2015

Dreaming of Bierzo and Mencia… A Delightful Visit to Tilenus – James Melendez

       I am all about worldly wines… wines from around the corner to the furthest ends.  Wine I think is seemingly an unfolding story–an old story both ancient and quite new all at the same time.  Ancient because … Continue reading

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World Wide Wine Day – 1-July-2015 – To Celebrate All Varieties – James Melendez / James the Wine Guy

  I am in favour of all wine variety days.  While I think many groups want to represent their flagship wine varieties.  I think there have been so many in the past half decade.  I do think that because there … Continue reading

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Bodegas Lavia – A World Class Monastrell Producer – James Melendez / James the Wine Guy

  I was fortunate enough to put my foot on ground in Bullas, D.O in Murcia, Spain to experience a world class producer of Monastrell: Bodegas Lavia  I think the most amazing thing is to visit a wine country in … Continue reading

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