Category Archives: Prosecco

Nino Franco Rustico Prosecco – 9.2 (92/100 Pts) – James Melendez / James the Wine Guy

A gorgeous sparkling wine;  definitiveness in structure – notes of d’Anjou pear, blood orange citrus zest, green fig, sesame, hint of fennel and pine nut ¡Salud! http://www.jamesthewineguy.com *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. … Continue reading

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Champagne Wishes..Caviar Dreams…Wine Selections for New Years 2012

Yes that was a moniker for “Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous” and this article will focus on Sparkling wines and Champagne and less so on caviar–though I do enjoy it and think it nicely paired with Champagne. But you … Continue reading

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Ruggeri Prosecco di Valdobbiandene Santo Stefano – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Passion fruit, star fruit, slight hint of nutmeg and delightful minerality and scent from a green apple orchard. ** ¡Salud! James Meléndez James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read … Continue reading

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Ruggeri Gold Label Valdobbianedene Prosecco Superiore Extra Dry – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Honeyed Forelle pear, slight anise and white pepper notes and scent of freshly baked bread and honeysuckle. ** ¡Salud! James Meléndez James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more … Continue reading

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Ruggeri Prosecco di Valdobbiandene Guistini Bisol – 2008 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Superbly dry; notes of tropical fruit—passion fruit and star fruit, anise, and biscuit. *** ¡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 © … Continue reading

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Champagne & Sparkling; Tis the Season and Each Season is the Right Time – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Champagne and Sparkling is thought of as only a very special occasion wine–maybe a once possibly twice a year wine to celebrate.  But you should think of Champagne or sparkling once a week wine to imbibe.  It is a wine … Continue reading

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