Category Archives: Clare Valley

Fenestra Ghielmetti Vineyard Livermore Valley Malbec – 2007 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Wine focused on notes of blackberry, lavender, baking spice, scent of plum orchard and freshly sanded cedar. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2010 James … Continue reading

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Reilly’s Old Bushvine Clare Valley Grenache – 2005 – 8.7 – James Meléndez /James the Wine Guy

This Grenache is hot; not hot from spice but from it’s base of 15% alcohol.  This wine goes quickly from Boysenberry, raspberry to strawberry and the middle taste is pepper and finally ends in heat.  If this wine was 14.5% … Continue reading

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