Category Archives: Shenandoah Valley

Kendric Shenandoah Valley Syrah – 2007 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Lower in alcohol than I would have expected -13.9%.  Subtle and yet distinctive notes.  Black cherry, red plum, anise, pepper and mushroom. *** ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more … Continue reading

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C.G. di Aire Shenandoah Valley Zinfandel – 2006 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Black cherry, mushroom and toffee.  Scent of violets, Marjoram and vanilla. ¡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 Patricio Meléndez — … Continue reading

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C.G. di Aire American Legend Shenandoah Valley Zinfandel – 2008 – 9.1 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Braised red fruit, fresh Mexican cinnamon, freshly dried Turkish fig and grilled fennel. ¡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 Patricio … Continue reading

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Easton Shenandoah Valley Estate Zinfandel – 2007 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Blueberry, pepper, nutmeg, tamarind, and scent of red flower petals, autumnal spices. ¡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 Patricio Meléndez – … Continue reading

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Bray Shenandoah Valley Verdelho – 2008 – 8.8 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Bright acid structure; notes of middle eastern citrus zest, toasted almond and cashew and finishing with delicate dessert spices. ** ¡Salud! James Meléndez James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. … Continue reading

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C. G. di Arti Gunther Vineyard Shenandoah Valley Zinfandel – 2006 – 8.7 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine exhibits cooked cranberry, cinnamon, allspice, cashew and 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 Reserved.  … Continue reading

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Clos du Lac Potter Vineyard Shenandoah Valley Zinfandel – 2007 – 8.8 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Notes of blackberry, cardamom, pepper, and sanded wood. *** 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 Reserved.  James the … Continue reading

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