Category Archives: Paarl

Lynx Coastal Paarl Franschhoek Cabernet Sauvignon – 2008 – 8.8 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Fall spices, roasted meat, rose petal, Cardamom and Crimini mushroom. ** ¡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: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2010 James Meléndez / … Continue reading

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Lynx Xanache Coastal Paarl Franschhoek Bordeaux Blend – 2006 – 9.1 – James Meléndez /James the Wine Guy

A blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, and Merlot. Rich and defined; succulent blueberry, rose petal, Cardamom and New Mexico pine nuts. ** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. … Continue reading

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Ridgeback Paarl Master’s Choice Shiraz – 2005 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

76% Shiraz, 13% Mourvèdre, and 11% Viognier; blueberry, mint, and scent of smoked wood and leather. *** ¡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 … Continue reading

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Ridgeback Paarl Merlot – 2005 – 8.7 – James Meléndez/ James the Wine Guy

Spiced red cherry, sweetened game, chile Pasilla and scent of fresh earth. *** ¡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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La Petite Ferm Coastal Region Paarl Franschhoek Valley Cabernet Sauvignon – 2006 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Roasted wild cherry, espresso, anise, cacao nibs, and slight white truffle. ¡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 James Meléndez … Continue reading

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Glen Carlou Grand Classique Paarl Red Blend – 2006 – 8.7 – 2009 James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot, Malbec and Cabernet Franc.   A very familiar South African signature of earth and game; this wine contains the following notes of baked black cherry, black pepper, bramble and nutmeg. … Continue reading

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