Category Archives: Finger Lakes

Fall Wine Reviews September-October 2019 Wine Reviews – James Melendez

A very busy time of the year for me is always Fall – I had to combine my monthly wine reviews into one (September-October 2019).  I had a large number of trips–and a bit busier than usual in general. My … Continue reading

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Finger Lakes Visit – A Journey of Art, Glass, Wine and Food – James Melendez

I feel privileged to have visited every wine country I have ever visited.  I have never been disappointed or though any particular wine country to be anything but delightful, magical and each markedly different with history, trajectory, personalities and the … Continue reading

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Dr. Konstantin Frank Finger Lakes Gewürztraminer – 2007 – 8.8 – James Melendez

Crisp; mineral: Granny Smith green apple, hint of Kadota fig, pine nut and fennel. *** Winery website: *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy *** James the Wine Guy–”Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time” A plethora of wine reviews … Continue reading

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