Category Archives: Pinotage

McNab Napoli Vineyard Mendocino County Pinotage – 2009 – 9.1- James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Notes of blueberry, slight bacon, Tahitian vanilla and freshly ground nutmeg. *** ¡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 … Continue reading

Posted in Mendocino County, Pinotage | Leave a comment

Wildekrans Walker Bay Pinotage – 2008 – 8.8 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Roasted game, Eucalyptus, blackberry Coulis, and chocolate mint. ** ¡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 / Jaime Patricio … Continue reading

Posted in Pinotage, South Africa, Walker Bay | Leave a comment

Villiera Stellenbosch Pinotage – 2005 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Wild Bramble, mushroom, mint, scent of late Fall plum orchard. ** ¡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

Posted in Pinotage, South Africa, Stellenbosch | Leave a comment

Six Hats Western Cape Pinotage – 2010 – 8.9 – James Melendez

Roasted meat, raspberry confit, wild herbs, Morrel mushroom and vanilla. ** ¡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

Posted in Pinotage, South Africa, Western Cape | Leave a comment

Slanghoek Private Selection Slanghoek Valley Pinotage – 2007 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Roasted game, blueberry, vanilla, date, and New Mexico pine nuts. ** ¡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

Posted in Pinotage, Slanghoek Valley, South Africa | Leave a comment

Diemersfontein Reserve Wellington Pinotage – 2006 – 9.1- James Melendez

Blacberry coulis-roasted red plum, wild herbs, pine nuts, and brown mushrooms. ** ¡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 … Continue reading

Posted in Pinotage, South Africa, Wellington | Leave a comment

Southern Right Western Cape Pinotage – 2007 – 8.8 – James Melendez

Roast meat, cherry, pistachio, and Thyme. ** ¡Salud! James Meléndez 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 / Jaime Patricio … Continue reading

Posted in Pinotage, South Africa, Western Cape | Leave a comment

Painted Wolf The Den Coastal Region Pinotage – 2009 – 8.7 – James Melendez

Roasted game, Eucalyptus, Marjoram and Blackberry. *** 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 also … Continue reading

Posted in Pinotage, South Africa | Leave a comment

Majors Hill Robertson Pinotage – 2007 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Thick viscous, reminiscent of a Port wine, stewed blackberry, allspice, mushroom, and scent of sweet oak. *** ¡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

Posted in Pinotage, South Africa | Leave a comment

Stellekaya Stellenbosch Cape Gross Red Blend – 2005 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is 50% Merlot, 30% Pinotage, and  20% Cabernet Sauvignon.  Dark plum, game, mushroom, truffle, clove and smoke. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://www.jamesthewineguy.com *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more … Continue reading

Posted in Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Pinotage, South Africa | Leave a comment