Category Archives: Graciano

Vaza Cosecha – 2008 – 9.1 – James Melendez

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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Viña Herminia Cosecha – 2010 – 8.9 – James Melendez

Varietals: Tempranillo – 95% Graciano – 5% Roasted Spitzenberg apple, black plum, clove, and chile Nuevo México. Aroma of suede, Marjoram, and underbrush. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine … Continue reading

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Marqués de Cáceres Gran Reserva – 2005 – 9.1 – James Melendez

Varietals: Tempranillo – 85% Garnacha Tinta & Graciano – 15% Well constructed wine—definitive; silken tannins, roasted blackberry-boysenberry, Malabar pepper, Maitake mushroom and saffron. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine … Continue reading

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Peciña Reserva – 2001- 9.2 – James Melendez

 Varietals: Tempranillo Graciano Garnacha Elegant notes of seared Acai, black plum, chile Guajillo, crushed pine nuts and cacao nibs. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2011 … Continue reading

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Monte Real Gran Reserva – 1998 – 9.2 – James Melendez

Varietals: 80% Tempranillo 15% Mazuelo 5% Graciano Cassis-Acai confit, delicate notes of Cardamom and nutmeg, truffle and scent of espresso, underbrush and freshly roasted pine nuts. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read … Continue reading

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Belezos Crianza – 2006 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Varietals: Tempranillo Graciano Essence of freshly picked blackberry, smoke, chocolate dust and roasted almond; scent of moist ground after rain, white truffle and suede. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of … Continue reading

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Don Jacobo Crianza – 2006 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Varietals: Tempranillo – 85% Garnacha – 10% Mazuelo & Graciano – 5 % Seared wild blueberry, game, roasted spiced pine nuts and Lobster mushroom; scent of forest floor, pine cones and spice rack. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews … Continue reading

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