Category Archives: Blend

Lone Madrone Points West Paso Robles White Blend – 2008 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

A blend of Roussanne and Picpoul Blanc; definitive and well blended.  Notes of white pitted fruit; White Heath peach, hint of Adriatic fig, scent of anise and warm summer evening. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions … Continue reading

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Kanonkop Kadette Cape Blend South Africa – 2004 – 6.5 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is half Pinotage, with remaining components of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc. Only a mother or a fan of this curious grape can truly appreciate a Pinotage. Pinotage a cross between Pinot Noir and Cinsault grapes is … Continue reading

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