Category Archives: Anderson Valley

Navarro Mendocino County Gewürztraminer – 2009 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Lingering notes of Spitzenberg apple, cinnamon-nutmeg, and cashew. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez — All Rights … Continue reading

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Navarro Anderson Valley Riesling – 2010 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Superbly dry; Bismarck apple, Smyrna fig, Marcona almond and allspice. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez — All … Continue reading

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Navarro Anderson Valley Edelzwicker– 2010 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals Gewürztraminer Riesling Pinot Gris  Muscat Blanc This beautiful homage to Alsace; nice dry and complex.  Anderson Valley continues to produce a treasury of white wine varietals and Pinot Noir. This wine gives notes of  passionfruit, Italian white fig, green … Continue reading

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Skewis North Coast Cuvee Russian River & Anderson Valley Pinot Noir – 2008 – 9.0 (out of 10.0) – James Meléndez / James The Wine Guy

A great way to call out the appellations from where this fruit is sourced.  Pinpointed notes of grilled blueberry, strawberry, smoke, toffee and hint of cola. *** ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around … Continue reading

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Roederer Estate Hermitage – 2002 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James The Wine Guy

Varietals: Chardonnay – 52% Pinot Noir – 48% Brioche, fresh roasted pine nuts, passionfruit, scent of Quince and autumnal fruit orchard.   ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of … Continue reading

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Breggo Anderson Valley Pinot Gris – 2009 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James The Wine Guy

Golden raspberry, Ashmeads Kernel apple, green melon, Cardamom 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 Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez — … Continue reading

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Breggo Savoy Vineyard Anderson Valley Chardonnay – 2008 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James The Wine Guy

Notes of toasted sesame, Granny Smith green apple, pear and honeydew. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez … Continue reading

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