Category Archives: Sicily

A Love for Sicilia – Wine, Food, People and The Land – Part I – Palermo

I had the privilege of stepping onto the beautiful island of Sicilia this past April (2017). I have been fortunate to have been through almost all of Italia: North to South, East to West.  I have been to all larger … Continue reading

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Cusumano Sicily Sagana – 2007 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is completely and nothing but Nero de Avola.  If you thought Nero de Avola was a wine to have only with pizza or pasta then you might be mistaken.  This is a Sicilian steak wine; completely dark and … Continue reading

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Tasca d’Almerita Sicily Cabernet Sauvignon – 2007 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine is focused on notes perfectly ripened blackberry, fresh mid-summer herbs, suede, smoke and mushroom. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine © 2010 James Meléndez / Jaime … Continue reading

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