Category Archives: Santa Barbara

Mosby Santa Barbara Sagrantino -2006 – 9.2 James Melendez

Delightful acid profile enveloping notes of blackberry-black plum, scented almonds, nutmeg, and brown mushroom. ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** James the Wine Guy–”Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time” A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the … Continue reading

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Palmina Honea Vineyard Santa Ynez Valley Barbera – 2008 – 9.2 – James Melendez

Boysenberry, cherry, cardamom-cinnamon, red flower petals.  Scented plum, aspen forest and roasting pine nuts in shell. ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** James the Wine Guy–”Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time” A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions … Continue reading

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Palmina Honea Vineyard Santa Ynez Valley Lagrein – 2008 – 9.1 – James Melendez

Medium body, vivid; herbaceous notes layered with dark cherry, scent of thyme and lavander. ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** James the Wine Guy–”Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time” A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the … Continue reading

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Hitching Post Highliner Santa Barbara County Pinot Noir – 2007 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Delicate notes of dark cherry, blueberry, pine nuts, anise, fennel and scent of leather and autumnal herbs. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** James the Wine Guy–”Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time” A plethora of wine reviews from … Continue reading

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Hitching Post Santa Barbara County Syrah – 2007 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Black plum confit, almond, allspice, truffle, and scent of pine forest, suede and autumnal garden. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** James the Wine Guy–”Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time” A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions … Continue reading

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Jalama Cargasacchi-Jalama Vineyard Santa Barbara County Pinot Noir – 2007 – 9.1 – James Melendez

Early summer cherry, cinnamon, mild chocolate; Violet, rose petals, and fresh Thyme. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** The most diverse wine review from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2010 … Continue reading

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Tercero Santa Barbara County Petite Sirah – 2007 – 8.9 –James Melendez

Black-red plum confit, pepper and truffle; scent of Marjoram, juniper forest and desert flowers. *** ¡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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