Category Archives: Castelão

Meia Pipa Península de Setúbal Red – 2008 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: Castelão Syrah Cabernet Sauvignon Notes of smoked chile pequin, cassis, game, and white mushroom. ¡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 … Continue reading

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JP Azetão Península de Setúbal Red – 2010 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: Castelão Aragonês Syrah Spiced red apple, mission fig, blackberry, Crimini mushroom and chocolate dust. ¡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 … Continue reading

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Monte Velho Red – 2008 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Aragonez, Trincadeira, Castelão; roasted red plum, Mexican vanilla, cinnamon sticks, chocolate dust and scent of sanded wood, fresh Mission fig, and spice rack. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around … Continue reading

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Encosta da Tapada Estremadura – 2007 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Castelão, Aragonez, Alicante Bouschet, and Syrah.  Focused and definitive; blueberry Coulis, nutmeg, allspice, vanilla, Pioppini mushroom; scent of plum orchard, fallen leaves, and cedar. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions … Continue reading

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Património Torres Vedras – 2008 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Aragonez, Castelão, and Alicante Bouschet. ; blackberry-cherry Coulis, winter holiday herbs, ground allspice, roasted pine nut. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** The most diverse wine review from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine … Continue reading

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Senhor do Alto Lisboa – 2008 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Castelão, Tina Miuda, and Alicante Bouschet; evocative notes of Black Krim heirloom tomato, boysenberry, ground allspice, Crimini mushroom; and scent of mid-summer vegetable garden and roasting pine nuts. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** The most diverse wine … Continue reading

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Vidigal Reserva Lisboa – 2008 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is 70% Tinta Roriz, 20% Castelão, and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon.  Roasted red-black cherry, slight Marjoram, pepper, anise and scent of leather and sweet cedar. ** ¡Salud! James Meléndez James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine … Continue reading

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