Category Archives: Dry Creek

This Week – February 3, 2019 – James Melendez

This weeks adventures were an experience of Sonoma County wines. I had never been to Williams Selyem on Westside Road.  I had passed in front for years and didn’t realise that I had passed so often.  The winery is not … Continue reading

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Everett Ridge Dry Creek Valley Petite Sirah – 9.1 – 2007 – James Melendez

Blueberry confit, black pepper, Thyme and hint of chocolate and cinnamon. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2012 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez … Continue reading

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Dry Creek Valley..A Wondrous Wine and Food Country – James Melendez

Visiting any wine country is thrilling any time of year.  Most people prefer to see a wine country late spring and anytime during summer and to a small extent Fall prior or during grape harvest.  The wine cycle may seem … Continue reading

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Amista Morningside Vineyard Dry Creek Valley Chardonnay – 2008 – 8.9 – James Melendez

Essence of late autumn Comice pear, sliced red apple, cinnamon, white pepper and Hibiscus. *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime … Continue reading

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Yoakim Bridge Dry Creek Valley Gallaway Vineyard Merlot – 9.0 – 2006 – James Melendez

Blackberry, Acai Confit, Cardamom, smoke and delicate dash of chocolate dust. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez … Continue reading

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Yoakim Bridge Dry Creek Vineyard Estate Zinfandel – 9.0 – 2008 – James Melendez

Red cherry-raspberry, dusting of roasted spices, and hint of white mushroom. A beautiful winery and quaint tasting room.  When I visited I enjoyed a meatball that had been made with a Zinfandel sauce–very delicious! ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at … Continue reading

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Simonicini Dry Creek Valley Zinfandel- 2008 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Currant and cranberry, pine nut, fennel and Malabar pepper. *** ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez — … Continue reading

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