Monthly Archives: December 2016

Top 100 Wines for 2016 – James Melendez / James the Wine Guy

As in my top 100 yearly wines it is never easy–always a hard thing to do but also a highlight of stunningly gorgeous wines.  I complete a yearly top 100 because I taste several thousands per year and not all … Continue reading

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More Written Reviews; Reducing Videos Reviews – James Melendez

I am going to start writing more wine reviews than video wine reviews.  I am going to do so as I have given a lot of my time for my YouTube wine channel I don’t get a lot of credit … Continue reading

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The Art of Wine and The Art of Fragrance – James Melendez

Sometime loving the finest things in life are in conflict or at least in perception but not in reality.  I am a huge lover of fragrance and wine.  I have never worn fragrance at a technical tasting or a consumer … Continue reading

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James the Wine Guy Interview Series: Tina Caputo

I had the privilege of being on a press trip with some very fine and insightful wine writers.  I was so glad to have been on the same trip with Tina for the Champagne Harvest tour this past September (2016). … Continue reading

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