Category Archives: Colchagua Valley

Panilonco Colchagua Valley Merlot Malbec – 2009 – 8.7 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is 60% Merlot and 40% Malbec and 13% alcohol.  Blackberry-blueberry reduction, compound spices notes of cinnamon and cardamom, and finishes with chocolate, black pepper, and roasted game. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of … Continue reading

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Panilonco Colchagua Carménère – 2009 – 8.8 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Blackberry, blueberry, Acai, game, ground clove, and fennel.  Scent of earth after plums have fallen on orchard floor in autumn. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read … Continue reading

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Secreto Valle de Colchagua Carménère – 2009 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Fully bodied wine, silky tannins; complex and well structured; wild dark cherry, cassis, chocolate souffle, cinnamon and vanilla. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of … Continue reading

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Cono Sur Colchagua Valley Cabernet Sauvignon Carménère – 2008 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Roasted meat; dense dark chocolate, blueberry reduction, and Cardamom. *** 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 Rights Reserved.  James the … Continue reading

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Lapostelle Alexandre Colchagua Valley Carménère – 2008 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Haunting notes of rose petals and violets; flavor characteristics of roasted meat, blackberry, dried fennel and truffle. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://www.jamesthewineguy.com *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my … Continue reading

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Koyle Colchagua Valley Royale Cabernet Sauvignon – 2007 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Rich, layered and dynamic; essence of intense blackberry-blueberry, mid-summer herbs, and white truffle. *** 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 – … Continue reading

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Koyle Maipo-Colchagua Valleys Cabernet Sauvignon – 2007 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Wild cherry, herbs, Chanterelle mushroom and scent from cedar forest. *** ¡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 © 2010 James Meléndez … Continue reading

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