Category Archives: Santa Lucia Highlands

Pisoni Santa Lucia Highlands Rosé of Pinot Noir – 2010 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Gorgeous Colour—deep yet vitreous, deep rich roasted black plum, dash of allspice and vanilla. Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2011 James Meléndez / … Continue reading

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Novy Family Rosella Vineyard Santa Lucia Highland Syrah – 2008 – 9.2 – James Melendez

A muscular wine; notes of wild blueberry, baking spices, chile Ancho and crushed pecans. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2011 James Meléndez / Jaime … Continue reading

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Siduri Pisoni Vineyard Santa Lucia Highlands Pinot Noir– 2008 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Roasted pitted fruit, combine of sweet spices; chile ancho, black pepper, and dark floral notes. *** ¡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 … Continue reading

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Zepaltas Rosella’s Vineyard Santa Lucia Highlands Pinot Noir – 2007 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Dark and complex, interaction between fruit and spice, red floral notes and an amalgam of earthly scents—sunflower field, coriander and roasting spices. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** James the Wine Guy–”Demystifying Wine One Bottle at a Time” … Continue reading

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Siduri Rosella’s Vineyard Santa Lucia Highlands Pinot Noir– 2008 – 8.9 – James Melendez

Dark-nearly inky, seared cherry-black fig, white pepper, rose petal, cinnamon and complete essense of earth. *** ¡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 … Continue reading

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Tondre Santa Lucia Highlands Pinot Noir – 2007 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Amalgam of dark fruit, sweet spices, wood, smoke and richness of chocolate. *** ¡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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Arcadian Sleepy Hollow Vineyard Santa Lucia Highlands Pinot Noir – 2007 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Gorgeous dark coloration, grilled cherry-cranberry, smoke, anise, pepper, and chile Poblano. *** ¡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 world. … Continue reading

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