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Brandborg Umpqua Valley White Pinot Noir – 2011- 9.2 – James Melendez

Scent of yellow citrus zest, organic marshmallow. Flavour notes of organge an yellow citrus zest, golden raspberry, organic marshmallow, tea, biscuit, bay leaf, and violets http://brandborgwine.com/ *** http://www.jamesthewineguy.com ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around … Continue reading

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Ivasari Old Vines Montepulciano d’Abruzzo – 2008 – 92 Points – James Melendez

Produced by Cantina Fratelli Barba 13.5% http://www.fratellibarba.it/english.htm Aged 14 months in French Oak – 100% Montepluciano $22.99 – SRP Scent notes of fallen leaves on autumnal forest floor, chocolate, crushed blueberry and violets. Northerly fruit–just picked blueberry, bayberry, bright red … Continue reading

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Castello di Amorosa Anderson Valley Gewurztraminer – 2011 – 9.2 – James Melendez

Dry yet giving a signficant presence and mouth fill …spit roasted flesh comice pear, Spitzenberg apple freshly sliced, mineral, graphite, cinnamon cereal, white floral bed, almond and ginger. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions … Continue reading

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Don Pascual Tannat – 2010 – 92 Points – James Melendez

3IUeNQpa6c0 Named after Pascual Harriague who introduced Tannat to Urugay a century ago. notes of deep roasted black plum, fresh black cherry, cinnamon, bay leaf, white mushroom, and madagascar vanilla. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all … Continue reading

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St. Michael Eppan Lahn Sauvignon – 2009 – 9.2 – James Melendez

  High elevation wine 480 500 meters / 1500 − 1640 above sea level. Intense nose of Stargazer lilly, pear, bright coloured citrus layered wine—superbly developed—even and complex; giving and highly nuanced; seared bosc pear, kumquat, almond, honey, truffle and pine nut. … Continue reading

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Bravium Carneros Chardonnay – 2010 – 92 Points – James Melendez

14.3% alcohol content. clones: 76 96 97 Notes of Green apple, Bergamot, white tea, seasame, fennel and hint of freshly roasted pine nuts. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more … Continue reading

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Castelfeder Burgum Novum Pinot Nero – 9.2 – James Melendez

Scent of newly sanded cherry, cherry orchard; flavour profile: pomegranate, first of season red cherry, red candy, lavender, Eucalyptus, smoke and white pepper. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more … Continue reading

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