Category Archives: Marin County

Kendric Marin County Pinot Noir – 2007 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

A county not terribly well known for wine production—there are some nice wines coming from here. Bounty of tart cherry, baking spices, red floral notes, and hint of vanilla. *** ¡Salud!   *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from … Continue reading

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Pey-Martin Marin County “Trois Filles” Pinot Noir – 2008 – 9.1 (out of 10.0) – James Meléndez / James The Wine Guy

Rare; while Pinot Noir is not that common—still further rarer is any wine from Marin county.  This wine gives glorious notes of early harvest strawberry, black cherry Coulis, slight bacon and Porcini accents. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a … Continue reading

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Vision Cellars Marin County Pinot Noir – 2008 – 8.9 – James Meléndez /James the Wine Guy

Lighter style Pinot Noir; caramelized cranberry, anise, violet and hint of cashew. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://www.jamesthewineguy.com *** 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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Pey Marin Marin County Pinot Noir – 2006 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Most people don’t realize that on the way to wine country from San Francisco are passing a very little known wine producing county—one of California’s wealthiest.  But this makes sense considering it is perfectly cool and for a Pinot Noir … Continue reading

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