Category Archives: Loureiro

Quinta do Ameal Vinho Verde Branco – 2010 – 8.8 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Green citrus, hint of passion fruit, hazlenut, and fennel. Varietal: Loureiro – 100% ¡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 … Continue reading

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Vinha Real Vinho Verde – 2009 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is Loureiro 30%, Trajadura 30% and Arinto 20%  Bright colored citrus peel and zest, kiwi and cashew. ** ¡Salud! James Meléndez James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. … Continue reading

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Quinta da Lixa Vinho Verde – 2009 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is 42.5% Loureiro, 42.5% Trajadura and Alvarinho   Kaffir lime, white pitted fruit, anise, and fennel. ** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my … Continue reading

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Adamada Vinho Verde – 2009 – 8.8 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is made from Loureiro.  Meyer lemon peel and zest, cashew and roasted fennel. ** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: … Continue reading

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Terras do Minho Vinho Verde – 2009 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is 40% Loureiro, 40% Trajadura and 20% Arinto. Easy to engage; green citrus peel and zest, sweeten Brazil nut and allspice. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://www.jamesthewineguy.com *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around … Continue reading

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Santiago Ruiz Rias Baixas Albariño – 2008 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine gives reminiscent notes of mid-summer—the white pitted fruit– Arctic Supreme white peach, white nectarine, slight truffle honey, and herbed cashew.  It is apparent that this mainly Albariño (70%) and has nuanced and subtle complexity of having these varietials … Continue reading

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