Category Archives: Canada

Kelowna, British Columbia: A Delightful and ‘Must Visit’ Wine Country – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Some wine countries are developed as you might expect–all the amenities and much more.  Other wine countries lack and ‘…only if they had more restaurants… more resorts, spas and stores.’  But each wine country is different and it would be … Continue reading

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Tinhorn Creek Okanagan Valley Cabernet Franc – 2010 – 9.3 (93/100 Pts) – James Meléndez

This wine is proof positive of Okanagan Valley’s bonafide credentials of making world class wines. This wine is balanced, complex, sculpted and confident. Scent notes of warmed suede by touch, anise, cedar wood pile, moistened earth in Fall time. Flavour … Continue reading

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James Cole Jaden Riesling Okanagan Valley Icewine – 2004 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Truffled Pear Coulis, toasted almond, honey, and white floral notes.  Completely delightful and satisfying digestif. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2010 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio … Continue reading

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