Category Archives: Mourvedre

2019 Midsummer Wine & More Reviews – James Melendez

A lovely month of diversity.  I love red and white wines year and, of course, rosé is particularly appreciable but I do love rosé year round.   I am constantly asked if I prefer red or white wine to which I … Continue reading

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Sierra Vista El Dorado Mourvedre – 2006 – 9.1 – James Melendez

Boysenberry, red apple, white pepper, and vanilla bean. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez — All Rights … Continue reading

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Quivera Dry Creek Valley Mourvèdre – 2008 – 9.1 – James Melendez

A very well crafted wine; bright cherry notes accented with roasted cranberry, Tahitian vanilla, and anise. ** ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2011 … Continue reading

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Domaine de la Collone Saint Jean Gigondas – 2007 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Varietals: Grenache – 75% Mourvèdre – 25% Heirloom tomato, wild raspberry, Brazil nut and hint of essence of white truffle. *** ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my … Continue reading

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Andrew Murray Central Coast Esperace GSM Blend – 2007 – 9.0 – James Melendez

This wine is 60% Grenache, 25% Syrah, & 15% Mourvedre.  This wine presents with complex notes of Boysenberry Coulis, chocolate mint, chile Ancho and scent of a mid-Summer herbs garden and scent of freshly sanded cedar. ¡Salud! *** A plethora … Continue reading

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Miner Family Odyssey Rhone Blend – 2008 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is 77% Grenache, 17% Syrah, and 6% Mourvedre; wild raspberry, touch of chocolate, walnut, and chile Poblano. ¡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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Miner Family Odyssey Napa Valley Rhone Blend – 2008 – 9.0 – James Melendez

77% Grenache, 17% Syrah and  6% Mourvèdre.  Notes of blueberry-blackberry confit, chile Ancho, smoke and Hazelnut. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2011 James Meléndez … Continue reading

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