Category Archives: Chenin Blanc

Elizabeth Spencer Mendocino Chenin Blanc – 2009 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Zesty and lively acid; Meyer lemon peel and zest, delicate white pepper note, white tea; scent of early Spring flowers and citrus tree. ** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine … Continue reading

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Slanghoek Private Selection Slanghoek Valley Chenin Blanc – 2009 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Bright yellow and exotic green citrus notes accented with cashew and cinnamon. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2010 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez – All … Continue reading

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Villiera Stellenbosch Chenin Blanc – 2008 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Granny Smith green apple; meaty Forelle pear, white pepper, anise, and slight cinnamon. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://www.jamesthewineguy.com *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © … Continue reading

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Graham Beck Gamekeeper’s Reserve South Africa Chenin Blanc – 2008 – 8.9 – James Meléndez /James the Wine Guy

Crisp and acid forward wine; elegant and subtle.  This wine presents with notes of green apple, bursting white Italian fig, subtle hints of green citrus and finishing with delicate cashew note.  South Africa is producing so many beautiful Chenin Blanc–an … Continue reading

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