Category Archives: Maule Valley

Calina Maule Valley Reserva Carménère – 2008 – 8.7 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

The fabled grape from Chile; this wine gives notes of Blueberry-Blackberry, graphite, herbaceous notes and chile pepper. ‘** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://www.jamesthewineguy.com *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my … Continue reading

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J Bouchon Reserva Especial Maule Valley Cabernet Sauvignon – 2007 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Focused and disciplined wine; blueberry reduction, morel mushroom, chile Ancho, and sweet spices; scent of aged leather and oak. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://www.jamesthewineguy.com *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more … Continue reading

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Vina San Pedro Castillo de Molina Maule Valley Carménère – 2007 – 8.8 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Amalgam of bramble fruit, freshly ground cardamom, chocolate and scent of underbrush. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2010 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez – All … Continue reading

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J Bouchon Las Mercedes Maule Valley Red Blend – 2007 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

45% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Syrah and 15% Malbec.  Muscular red blend; blueberry Coulis, chocolate mint, black truffle and chocolate. *** 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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J Bouchon Reserva Especial Maule Valley Carménère – 2007 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Inky-dark, blueberry-blackberry, Porcini mushroom, fennel and mint. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2010 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez – All Rights Reserved.  James the Wine Guy … Continue reading

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De Martino Chile 347 Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon – 2008 – 8.8 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

A Cabernet Sauvignon interestingly sourced from the following regions: 65% Maipo Valley, 25% Maule Valley and 19% Cachapoal Valley.  This wine has notes of wild bramble berries, cinnamon, truffle, and toffee. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://www.jamesthewineguy.com *** A … Continue reading

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J Bouchon Maule Valley Mingre Red Blend – 2006 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is 37% Cabernet Sauvignon, 21% Malbec 21 Syrah 18% Carménère and 3% Merlot—a very good blend.  Notes of roasted cassis, bramble, chile Pasilla and winter spices. ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://www.jamesthewineguy.com *** A plethora of wine reviews … Continue reading

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