Category Archives: Blanc de Blancs

Delamotte Champagne Blanc de Blancs Brut – 2002 – 9.6 – James Melendez

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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Gruet Gilbert Grande Reserve New Mexico Blanc De Blanc – 2003 – 9.0 – James Melendez

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 Melendez

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 Melendez

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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Terra Savia Mendocino County Blanc de Blanc – 2006 – 9.1 – James Melendez

Superbly dry; exotic citrus zest, slight impart of smoked almond and pan Epi. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © … Continue reading

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Terra Savia Mendocino County Blanc de Blanc – 2006 – 9.1 – James Melendez

Superbly dry; exotic citrus zest, slight impart of smoked almond and pan Epi. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © … Continue reading

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Graham Beck Robertson Blanc de Blancs – 2006 – 9.1 –James Melendez

Apple and bergamot zest, freshly ground cardamom and Brioche. *** 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 Meléndez – All Rights Reserved.  James the … Continue reading

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Pierre Gimonnet Brut 1er Cru Blanc de Blancs Champagne NV – 9.0 -James Melendez

This Blanc de Blancs starts off with a burst of honey with slight truffle note; this is then followed by characteristics of biscuit, almond, Meyer lemon citrus zest, and star fruit. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions … Continue reading

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Comte Audoin de Dampierre Grand Cru Blanc de Blancs N.V. – 9.1 – James Melendez

I have been seen countless “Blanc de Blancs” at bargain prices; but getting what you pay for applies in the case of bargain Blanc de Blancs. I am a purest and love Blanc de Blancs and I always expect them … Continue reading

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