Category Archives: Blanc de Blancs

Delamotte Champagne Blanc de Blancs Brut – 2002 – 9.6 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Dazzling wine; excellence in Champagne–absolutely complex, delicate, nuanced and full of character. Notes of biscuit, Quince, exotic green citrus, warm almond, and Cardamom. ¡Salud! http://www.jamesthewineguy.com *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read … Continue reading

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Domaine Carneros Le Rêve Blanc de Blancs – 9.2 – 1997 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Both a great and challenging year for me personally–so it is interesting to taste the fruit of that year.  This wine gives notes of passionfruit, citron, biscuit and freshly roasted pine nuts. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time … Continue reading

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Iron Horse Blanc de Blancs Joy – 1997 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Mix of green and yellow citrus zest, almond, and fresh Brioche; scent of Bergamot, just opened freshly roasted pine nuts ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine … Continue reading

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Gruet Gilbert Grande Reserve New Mexico Blanc De Blanc – 2003 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James The Wine Guy

Aptly dry, passionfruit, fresh Adriatic fig, Spanish almond and hint of sweet spice. ¡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 … Continue reading

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Gruet Savage Blanc de Blanc New Mexico – NV – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James The Wine Guy

A 100% Chardonnay wine, Meyer lemon zest, delicate notes of fennel and nutmeg.   ¡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 … Continue reading

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Domaine Carneros Le Rêve Blanc de Blancs – 1998 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Roasted Spitzenburg apple, kiss of passion fruit, toasted brioche, and almond – aroma of lilies and rose and Cardamom. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2011 … Continue reading

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South Coast Temecula Valley Blanc de Blancs – 2007 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

California has approximately over 86 wineries producing sparkling wines.  This sparkling wine is from Temecula Valley.  Passionfruit, Adriatic fig, green apple, toasted Brioche, almond, A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine … Continue reading

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