Category Archives: Red Blend

May 2019 Wine Reviews – James Melendez

Here are May 2019 wine reviews: Claiborne & Churchill Edna Valley Dry Riesling 2017 – $22 SRP         An aptly dry Riesling (I have included the back label to show the IRF scale) and to highlight this … Continue reading

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Nine Hats Columbia Valley Wines – James Melendez

**** Nine Hats Columbia Valley Red Wine 2015 This wine is a blend of: 50% Syrah 41% Cabernet Sauvignon 7% Merlot 2% Malbec Scent characteristics: red cherry, blackberry, baking spices, violets and bay leaf Flavour notes: Loch Ness Blackberry, cassis, … Continue reading

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Adelaida Paso Robles Version Red Blend – 2008 – 9.0 – James Melendez

The producer doesn’t state which varietals compose this blend—all we know is this is a Rhone blend.  Various bramble berry notes, vanilla, cardamom and scent of wood pile, smoke and summer garden. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from … Continue reading

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Imagery Estate Pallas Estate Sonoma Valley Red Blend 2006 – 9.1 – James Melendez

This wine 46% Malbec and 40% Cabernet Sauvignon and 14% Merlot.  Notes of blueberry, blackberry, cassis, brown mushroom, freshly grounded cinnamon-cardamom and Eucalyptus. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine … Continue reading

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Kathryn Kennedy California Lateral Red Blend – 2006 – 8.9 – James Melendez

This wine is 54% Merlot, 17% Cabernet Franc, 17% Cabernet Sauvignon, 6% Petit Verdot 6% Malbec.  Smoked blueberry / blackberry, Brown mushroom, chocolate, and delicate clove notes. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read … Continue reading

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J. Heinrich Burgenland Cuvée Siglos Red Blend – 2009 – 9.0 -James Melendez

Blaufränkisch and Zweigelt; dark cherry, game, vanilla, smoke and brown mushroom. *** 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 … Continue reading

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J. Heinrich Burgenland Cuvée Maestro Red Blend – 2008 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Blaufränkisch, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot; Black plum, blueberry Coulis, Eucalyptus, chocolate dust, and Morel mushroom. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2010 James Meléndez / Jaime … Continue reading

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