Category Archives: Green Valley

Iron Horse Q Green Valley of Russian River Valley Pinot Noir – 2006 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Focused structure—fruit balancing with spice and deep red floral components.  Scent of sweet spices, cedar and Fall almond orchard. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** James the Wine Guy–”Demystifying Wine One Bottle at a Time” A plethora of … Continue reading

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Iron Horse Green Valley of Russian River Valley Rosé of Pinot Noir – 2009 – 8.8 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Raspberry, hint of citrus, almond-cashew, and 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 my … Continue reading

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Ironhorse Green Valley of Russian River Valley Russian Cuvée – 2006 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This sparkling wine is 75% Pinot Noir 25% Chardonnay and gives note of red flower petals, crisped bread, green citrus zest and almond. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine … Continue reading

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Ironhorse Green Valley of Russian River Valley Wedding Cuvée – 2006 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is predominately Pinot Noir 86% and Chardonnay 14% and presents with notes of strawberry, almond, and Adriatic fig. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews:jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2010 … Continue reading

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DeLoach Green Valley Pinot Noir – 8.7 – 2006 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

A wine that gives a breadth of floral notes—violet and rose petals, black pepper, and Mission fig. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2009 James Meléndez … Continue reading

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Hartford Court Fog Dance Vineyard Sonoma County – Green Valley Pinot Noir – 2005 – 8.9 – James Meléndez /James the Wine Guy

Not my favourite Hartford Court Pinot Noir but still enjoyable. Love the vineyard name– what evocation.  Abundant acid; less vitreous than it’s Sonoma Coast Pinots.  This wine has characteristics of field mushroom, cherry, fallen leaves, and roasted red plum. ¡Salud! … Continue reading

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