Category Archives: Albariño

Two Rias Baixas Albariño – November 2017 – James Melendez

You & Me Rias Baixas Albariño 2016 This wine is produced by Bodegas Vioneta.  A whimsical package with a screwcap and in a Burgundy silhouette. Slightly effervescent wine with a nose of Meyer lemon peel, apricot, almond and white flowers; flavour … Continue reading

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10 Rías Baixas Albariño – James Melendez

It had been a while since I had tasted Rías Baixas Albariño – I was on an online tasting with Snooth.  This was the largest tasting I had ever done online ever.  I loved the variance of Rías Baixas Albariño there … Continue reading

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Two 2015 Rias Baixas Albariño – James Melendez

La Val Rias Baixas Albariño 2015 Scent characterisation:  mineral, white stone fruit, and orange blossom and flavour characterisation white peach, apricot, almond and white tea. Maior de Mendoza Rias Baixas Fulgent Albariño 2015 Scent characterisation: green citrus, white tea, sesame, and … Continue reading

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Bodegas As Laxas Rias Baixas Albariño – 2010 – 8.9 – James Melendez

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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Lone Madrone La Mezcla White Blend– 2009 – 9.0 – James Melendez

A blend of Grenache Blanc and Albariño; white pitted fruit, hibiscus, tea, and slivered almonds. ¡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 … Continue reading

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Abacela Southern Oregon Estate Albariño – 2009 – 8.9 – James Melendez

Melon, sweet lime, white pepper, and Brazil nut. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2010 James Meléndez / Jaime … Continue reading

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Pierce Ranch San Antonio Valley Albariño – 2009 – 8.9 – James Melendez

Roasted star fruit, baby coconut, white pepper and hint of rose petals. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2010 … Continue reading

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Bodega del Sur Calaveras County Albariño – 2009 – 8.9 – James Melendez

Comice pear – Kadota fig, toasted Brazil nut, and mid-summer herbs. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2010 James … Continue reading

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Bokisch Terra Alta Vineyard Lodi Albariño – 2008 – 8.9 – James Melendez

Green melon, Kaffir lime, Brazil nut-walnut, and cinnamon. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2010 James Meléndez / Jaime … Continue reading

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Laxas Albarino Rias Baixas Albariño – 2008 – 9.1 – James Melendez

Ripe white nectarine, Piñon, anise and hint of vanilla. ** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2010 James Meléndez / … Continue reading

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