Category Archives: Alvarinho

Quinta de Soalheiro Soalheiro Vinho Verde – 2010 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietal: Alvarinho –100% Flinty and acid level harmonising the experience; Meyer lemon peel and zest, almond and hint of fennel *** ¡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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Trajarinho Vinho Verde – 2010 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: Alvarinho – 60% Trajadura – 40% Crisp, clean; accentuated with a light kiss of papaya, Meyer lemon and anise. *** ¡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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Quinta da Lixa Vinho Verde Alvarinho – 2009 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Spiced Seckel pear, roasted almonds, pepper; scent of hibiscus and summer herb garden. ** ¡Salud! James Meléndez James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: … Continue reading

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Quinta da Lixa Vinho Verde – 2009 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is 42.5% Loureiro, 42.5% Trajadura and Alvarinho   Kaffir lime, white pitted fruit, anise, and fennel. ** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my … Continue reading

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Monte de Ravasqueira Vinha das Romãs White Alentejano – 2007 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is 60% Alvarinho, 30% Viognier and 10% Arinto.  High acid; Snowbrite white peach, golden raspberry, New Mexico pine nuts and fennel. ** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around … Continue reading

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