Category Archives: Rhone Red

Ferraton Père & Fils Côtes du Rhône Samorëns Blanc and Rosé – James Melendez

Ferraton Père & Fils Côtes du Rhône Samorëns Blanc 2016 This wine is 35% Roussanne, 30% Viognier, 25% Grenache Blanc, 5% Clairette, and 5% Marsanne,   Scent:  orange blossom, nectarine, Adriatic fig, flowers, and beeswax Palate: moist stones and minerals, … Continue reading

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Halcón Estate Yorkville Highlands Esquisto Red Wine – 2012 – 9.2 (92/100) – James Melendez

This wine is 65% Grenache, 30 Mourvedre, 5% Syrah.  14.1% ABV Delicate and memorable wine; a great expression of Mendocino County.  Lively acid structure.  This wine is a reminder of the bounty of Mendocino County in terms of a great … Continue reading

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