Category Archives: Estramadura

Casa Santos Lima Fernão Pires Estremadura – 2009 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Fernao Pires; crisp; green apple accented with a variety of citrus zest, cardamom, sesame, and white flower petals. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** James the Wine Guy–”Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time” A plethora of wine reviews … Continue reading

Posted in 8.8, Estramadura, Portugal | Leave a comment

Vinhas do Lasso Estremadura 2008 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez

Fernao Pires and Arinto; Meyer lemon zest, almond, cinnamon. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** James the Wine Guy–”Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time” A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of … Continue reading

Posted in 8.9, Estramadura, Portugal | Leave a comment

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

Posted in 9.1, Alicante Bouschet, Aragonez, Castelão, Estramadura, Syrah / Shiraz | Leave a comment

Caves Bonifácio Alicante Bouschet Argonez Estremadura – 2007 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Alicante Bouschet, Aragonez; Raspberry-boysenberry, toasted anise, medium dark chocolate and scent of early summer herb garden, warn leather and aspen forest. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** The most diverse wine review from wines regions around the world. … Continue reading

Posted in 9.0, Alicante Bouschet, Aragonez, Estramadura | Leave a comment

Reserva dos Amigos Selecão Especial Estramadura – 2007 – 8.8 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is 40% Aragonez, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon and 30% Merlot; amalgam of berries, bizcochitos, and brown mushroom; scent of a sagebrush after rain. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://www.jamesthewineguy.com *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions … Continue reading

Posted in 8.8, Aragonez, Cabernet Sauvignon, Estramadura, Merlot | Leave a comment