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Black Sears Howell Mountain Caberbet Franc – 2008 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Cherry Tart, mushroom and hint of sweet chile pepper, and vanilla. ¡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. James the Wine Guy also on Facebook, Twitter and most major … Continue reading

Eden Canyon Jolie Red Wine – 2008 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy –

Varietals: Cabernet Sauvignon 85% Merlot 10% Petit Verdot 4% Cabernet Franc 1% Scent of cedar box, pine nuts roasting and rose petals; flavour notes of wild bramble berries, vanilla, Cardamom, and truffle. *** ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © … Continue reading

Korbin Kameron Sonoma Valley Cuvee Kristin – 2007 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: 31% Cabernet Sauvignon 28% Merlot 19% Cabernet Franc 13% Malbec  9% Petit Verdot A polished wine with all Bordeaux reds; this wine exhibits notes of braised red raspberry-cherry, Thyme, sweet chile Ancho, mushroom, and chocolate pieces. *** ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more … Continue reading

Merriam Jones Vineyard Dry Creek Valley Cabernet Franc -2007 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Essence of black cherry, plum, baking spices and white 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 Meléndez — All Rights Reserved. James the Wine Guy also on Facebook, Twitter and most major social … Continue reading

Monticello Vineyards Estate Grown Cabernet Franc – 2007 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Dried Montmorency cherry-Pomegranite, white pepper, red floral notes and mild chile Ancho. ¡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. James the Wine Guy also on Facebook, Twitter and most … Continue reading

Andesite Spring Mountain District Mervignon – 2007 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: Merlot 47% Cabernet Sauvignon 44% Cabernet Franc 9% A blend where Merlot takes the lead; Acai, white truffle, espresso and Thyme. ** ¡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

Amizetta Napa Valley Complexity – 2008 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: Cabernet Sauvignon – 75% Merlot – 21% Cabernet Franc – 4%. Roasted red pear, cherry, white truffle, hint of Eucalyptus; scent of freshly sanded cedar and suede. *** ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2011 James Meléndez / … Continue reading

Orin Swift Napa Valley Papillon Red- 2008 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: Cabernet Sauvignon – 88% Petit Verdot – 7% Merlot – 3% Cabernet Franc –   2% Spiced red apple, flambé raspberry, freshly ground cardamom, and pepper. *** 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

Gadino Virginia Antiche Viti Riserva Cabernet Franc – 2009 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Notes of warm red cherry, fennel, white mushroom and hint of 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 Rights Reserved. James the Wine Guy also on Facebook, Twitter and … Continue reading

Paradise Springs of Clifton Virginia Cabernet Franc – 2009 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Hues of bright cherry-currant, cinnamon stick, red rose petal, and Oaxacan simmering spices. ¡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. James the Wine Guy also on Facebook, Twitter and … Continue reading

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