Category Archives: Graciano

Marqués de Riscal Próximo – 2009 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This is a Cosecha wine and contains three out of the four major red grapes of Rioja–Tempranillo, Graciano, and Mazuelo.  This wine is elegant and considerable finesse, nuanced rose petal, smoke blueberry, wild strawberry, vanilla, ground clove and Marjoram. ¡Salud! … Continue reading

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Marqués de Riscal Próximo – 2009 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: Tempranillo Graciano Mazuelo Elegant and considerable finesse, smoked blueberry, vanilla, ground clove and Marjoram.    

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Cantos de Valpiedra – 2006 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: Tempranillo Graciano Boysenberry, pepper, Abalone mushroom, and chocolate. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez — All Rights Reserved. … Continue reading

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Beronia Reserva – 2006 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: Tempranillo Graciano Mazuelo Seared blueberry, vanilla, freshly ground nutmeg, slight clove and fennel. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio … Continue reading

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Marqués de Cáceres Reserva – 2005 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: Tempranillo – 85% Garnacha Tinta & Graciano – 15% Crushed black cherry, anise, Cardamom and fresh lavender. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2011 James … Continue reading

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Ontañon Reserva – 2004 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: Tempranillo Graciano Dried dark red summer fruit, bacon, roasted Brazil nut and sweet chile. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime … Continue reading

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Vaza Cosecha – 2008 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: Tempranillo – 90% Graciano – 10% Blueberry, toast, saffron, winter spices and Pioppini mushroom. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime … Continue reading

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