Category Archives: Sierra Foothills

Sierra Vista Sierra Foothills Grenache – 2008 – 9.1 – James Melendez

Early season cherry, cranberry, cinnamon, and anise. ¡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 — All Rights Reserved. … Continue reading

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Naggiar Sierra Foothills Malbec – 2007 – 8.9 – James Melendez

Blackbery-Acai, chocolate dust, allspice 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 — All Rights Reserved. … Continue reading

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Naggiar Sierra Foothills Sangiovese – 2009 – 9.0 – James Melendez

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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C.G. di Aire Southern Exposure Sierra Foothills Zinfandel – 2006 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Thanksgiving cranberry, ginger, white mushroom. ¡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 — All Rights Reserved. James the Wine … Continue reading

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Terre Rouge Sierra Foothills Syrah – 2006 – 8.9 – James Melendez

Focused and muscular dark fruit—black plum and raspberry, baking spices, roasted walnut and pepper. *** ¡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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Viña Castellana Sierra Foothills Monastrell – 2009 – 8.8 – James Melendez

Plum, slight game note; chocolate, scent of flower petals. ** ¡Salud! James Meléndez 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 © 2010 James … Continue reading

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Viña Castellana Sierra Foothills Tempranillo – 2005 – 8.8 – James Melendez

Wild blueberry, smoke, truffle, chocolate, and scent of rose garden. ** ¡Salud! James Meléndez 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 © 2010 … Continue reading

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Viña Castellana Sierra Foothills Garnacha – 2005 – 8.8 – James Melendez

Red currant-cranberry, smoked fennel, and scent of Elderberry. *** ¡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 © 2010 James Meléndez / Jaime … Continue reading

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Vina Castellano Sierra Foothills Tempranillo – 2006 – 8.9 – James Melendez

Dry and a nice homage to the Iberian peninsula’s Tempranillo; mild red cherry, smoke, roasted herbs, clove and anise. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://www.jamesthewineguy.com *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more … Continue reading

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Terre Rouge Sierra Foothills Roussanne – 2007 – 8.9 – James Melendez

Notes of honeysuckle and white rose petals, flavor profile of seared spiced Comice pear, crushed almond and long finish of nutmeg. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://www.jamesthewineguy.com *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. … Continue reading

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