Category Archives: Alto Adige

Widmann Alto Adige Vernatsch – 2010 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Light bodied–elegant and nuanced lingering notes.  A mouth journey of early season raspberry-Boysenberry, anise, and white rose petals.  A dynamic wine. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my … Continue reading

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Abbazia di Novacella Müller-Thurgau Valle D’Isarco – 2010 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Crisp–mineral driven; highly focused; stone fruit–in particular white peach, essence of green citrus zest and fennel. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2011 James … Continue reading

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Elena Walch Alto Adige Lagrein – 2010 – 9.0 (out of 10.0) – James Meléndez, James the Wine Guy

A curious grape, one that I seek out for it’s unique signature–superbly dry yet packed full of flavour. A book end of dryness—beginning to finish and in between notes of blackberry, blueberry, Cardamom, anise, pepper, and dark dark chocolate. Elena … Continue reading

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Raetia Alto Adige Riserva Lagrein – 2008 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Wild blueberry, touch of red plum, sprinkling of vanilla, warm sweet spices and crushed pecan ¡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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Elena Walch Kastelaz Gewürtztraminer – 2008 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Well balanced acid, alcohol, fruit; notes of Comice apple, Spitzenberg apple, toasted almond, slight smoke and baking spices. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2011 James … Continue reading

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Cantina Produttori Coltrerenzio Cornell Lagrein Sigis Mundu Alto Adige – 2006 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Superbly dry; boysenberry-blackberry Coulis, freshly ground nutmeg, and scent of Marjoram. *** ¡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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Peter Zemmer Alto Adige Cortinie Bianco – 2008 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is 50% Chardonnay, 30% Pinot Grigio, 10% Sauvignon, and 10% Gewürztraminer.  This wine is dry; giving a centered base of mineral and notes of tropical fruit, Comice pear, pine nut and cedar box. ** ¡Salud! James the Wine … Continue reading

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