Category Archives: Cabernet Franc

Luis Ochoa Napa Valley Red Wine – 2006 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietal: –       Cabernet Sauvignon –       Cabemet Franc –       Merlot Focus on red and black plum, fresh strawberry, Thyme, and baking spices; smooth and lengthy finish. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. … Continue reading

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Fischer Unity Red Wine – 2009 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: –     75% Cabernet Sauvignon –     11% Cabernet Franc –     9% Merlot –     2% Petit Verdot –     2% Syrah –     1% Malbec This wines juice comes from Napa County 76% and Sonoma County 24%.   Notes of black plum, black cherry, … Continue reading

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Violet Green Alder Springs Vineyard Mendocino County Cabernet Franc – 2007 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Smoked cherry-raspberry, vanilla, truffle, Crimini mushroom and hint of savory 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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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! *** … Continue reading

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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 — … Continue reading

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