Category Archives: Barbera

Shannon Ridge Lake County Barbera – 2008 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Dry wine; Montmorency cherry-pomegranate, roasted fennel, pepper, and truffle. ¡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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Muscardini Ukiah Valley Barbera – 2009 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Lavender, Eucalyptus, split blackberry, sweet spices and herbs. *** ¡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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Enoteria Mendocino County Barbera – 2007 – 9.1- James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Polished wine; considerable and focused notes of wild blackberry, vanilla, Pioppini mushroom. ¡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 … Continue reading

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Serafina Amador County Barbera – 2009 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Notes: Blueberry, blackberry, anise, allspice 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 — All Rights Reserved. … Continue reading

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Preston Dry Creek Valley Barbera – 2009 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James The Wine Guy

Have tasted two labels of Sonoma County Barbara and have enjoyed both quite well including this one.  This wine is well constructed; a plenitude of acid and alcohol.   Cassis, crushed blackberry, vanilla, sweet Cardamom, and Thyme. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying … Continue reading

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Damilano Barbera d’Asti – 2009 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Notes of wild bramble berries, slight dark chocolate, mint, and white pepper. ¡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 Patricio Meléndez — … Continue reading

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Grands Amis Great Friends Barbera – 2008 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Dark plum, cassis, Morel mushroom, dark chocolate, and pepper.  Scent of pine cones, leather and cool Autumnal forest. ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** James the Wine Guy–”Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time” A plethora of wine reviews from … Continue reading

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