Category Archives: Mt. Veeder

Y Rousseau Mount Veeder Chardonnay – 2008 – 8.9 – James Melendez

Dried Turkish fig, Comice pear, freshly ground nutmeg, toasted almond. *** 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 … Continue reading

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Fontanella Family Winery Mount Veeder Zinfandel – 2008 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Something about higher elevation wine is noticeable and alluring.  This wine certain takes a snapshot of Mount Veeder and relays to the palette a captivating wine.  Plenty of extracted black plum and Açai, hint of cardamom and ground clove, interspersed … Continue reading

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Lagier Meredith Mount Veeder Syrah – 2004 – 8.9- James Melendez

Gorgeous deep ruby-garnet fruit; roasted Boysenberry accented with wood, crushed allspice and fennel. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2009 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez … Continue reading

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Yates Family Vineyard Mount Veeder Cabernet Sauvignon – 2005 – 9.0 –James Melendez

Mountain fruit in the Napa gives markedly different when compared to the valley floor.  There is an intensity with more herbaceous qualities.  This wine gives notes of Eucalyptus-fennel, dried field mushroom, Boysenberry and pecan. *** A plethora of wine reviews … Continue reading

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Lagier Meredith Mount Veeder Syrah – 2005 – 8.9 – James Melendez

Veritable mountain fruit; sterling and focused dark fruit, eastern simmering spices finishing with a subtle scent of cedar box and suede. * *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: … Continue reading

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Lagier Meredith Mount Veeder Syrah – 2006 – 9.0 –James Melendez

Mount Veeder is a splendid place to grow Syrah, and other red varietals as well—the high altitude imparts herbaceous notes like Eucalyptus and abundant acids that make for a sophisticated Syrah. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions … Continue reading

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