Category Archives: Sangiovese

Bacio Divino Napa Valley – 2007 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: Cabernet Sauvignon Sangiovese Syrah, Merlot A polished wine; elegant finish; cherry-cranberry Confit, Marjoram, and sweet smoked spices. *** ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: … Continue reading

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Analog Napa Valley Red Wine – 2005 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: Cabernet Sauvignon – 95% Sangiovese – 5% Expression of strawberry-raspberry tart, hint of bacon, roasted pine nuts, and Mexican vanilla. *** ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of … Continue reading

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Bacio Divino Napa Valley Pazzo – 2007 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: 74% Sangiovese 8% Syrah 6% Cabernet Sauvignon 6% Petite Sirah  6% Viognier Superbly complex wine; notes of blackberry-blueberry Confit, mixture of Allspice-Cardamom, pepper and scent of suede, underbrush and cedar box. *** ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a … Continue reading

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Carmichael Sa Vini Monterey County Sangiovese – 2008 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Nicely dry; prime season red cherry, anise, and Cardamom. *** ¡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 Meléndez — … Continue reading

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Naggiar Sierra Foothills Sangiovese – 2009 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Aptly dry; notes of early season cherry-plum, cinnamon and violets. *** ¡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 Meléndez … Continue reading

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Muscardini Sonoma Valley Sangiovese – 2009 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Split early season red cherry, lavender, vanilla and light dark chocolate. ¡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 Meléndez … Continue reading

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Muscardini Sonoma Valley Tesoro Red Wine – 2008 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: Sangiovese – 44% Cabernet Sauvignon – 30% Syrah – 26% Nicely dry, well balanced; Braeburn apple, black plum and currant; vanilla bean and toffee. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. … Continue reading

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