Category Archives: Pinot Blanc

Zind Humbrecht Alscace Pinot d’Alsace – 2007 – 8.9 – James Melendez

This wine is a blend of Pinot Blanc and Pinot Auxerrois is the basis for this superbly high acid and notably dry wine.  This wine contains the essence of white flowers; truffle honey, pine nut, and Adriatic fig. ¡Salud! *** … Continue reading

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Gustave Lorentz Alsace Pinot Blanc Reserve – 2006 – 8.9 – James Melendez

Wonderful acid base that envelopes pitted fruit characteristics with notes of white flowers, and the most mild spice signatures of ground cardamom and essence of vanilla. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more … Continue reading

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Now and Zen Alsace Wasabi White Blend – 2007 – 8.4 – JJames Melendez

This wine is 40% Sylvaner, 30% Pinot Blanc, 15% Riesling and 15% Gewurztraminer.  The back panel notes infere this is a wine for Asian food but after drinking this wine I think it would be an excellent to pair this … Continue reading

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Lieb Cellars North Fork Reserve Pinot Blanc – 2007 – 8.9 – James Melendez

An apt wine, super dry and gives elegance, lightness and depth.  This wine’s dryness makes it an excellent candidate for shell fish.  This wine also gives evocation of white flowers, hibiscus, Rainier cherry and dried fig. *** A plethora of … Continue reading

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Ziegler-Mauler Alsace Pinot Blanc – 2005 – 8.8 – James Melendez

This wine presents with supple floral notes with white nectarine, hibiscus, Citrus zest, and backed with a pleasant and lively acid. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com … Continue reading

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Pierre Sparr Alsace Pinot Blanc – 2006 – 8.9 – James Melendez

This is a splendid Pinot Blanc; a wine that has a stake in the acid, alcohol and fruit camps equally.  The acids are bracing and abundant; this wine gives a great diversity of notes: truffled honey, white nectarine, tart apple, … Continue reading

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Ca’ del Bosco Cuvee Prestige DOCG N.V. – 8.9 – James Melendez

Just because it sparkles and it’s from Italy doesn’t make it a Prosecco; this wine is 75% Chardonnay, 15% Pinot Nero and 10% Pinot Bianco; a bubbly with depth and richness.  This wine is creamy and has a long finish; … Continue reading

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