Category Archives: Amarone

Sant’Antonio Amarone della Valpolicella Campo dei Gigli – 2005 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine has notes of wild blackberry, slight scented lavender, pine nuts, and cinnamon. Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews:jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2010 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio … Continue reading

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Guerri Rizzard Amarone della Valpolicella Villa Rizzardi – 2005 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is a blend of mainly Corvina and Corvinone and smaller amounts of Sangiovese, Barbera and Rondinella; this wine has notes of crushed red-black cherry, truffle, rose petal, cardamom and cedar; wine is complex and transitions from one note … Continue reading

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Stefano Accordini Amarone Classico della Valpolicella – 2005 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is 75% Corvina Veronese, 20% Rondinella and 5% Molinara–a completely captivating wine; wildly oscillating notes ranging from baked blueberry, fennel, field mushroom and chocolate, a marked point of enjoyment for any meal and perfectly suitable to drink by itself. … Continue reading

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