Category Archives: Sonoita

Callaghan Padres Sonoita Red Blend – 2008 – 9.0 – James Melendez

This wine is 35% Tempranillo, 23% Petit Verdot, 18% Merlot, 15% Cabernet Sauvignon,  8% Cabernet Franc.  Complex wine, amalgam of roasted bramble berries-red plum, cinnamon and chocolate. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy *** A plethora of wine reviews … Continue reading

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Callaghan Vineyard Sonoita Padres Red Blend – 2005 – 8.9 – James Melendez

This is the first Arizona wine I have ever reviewed.  This wine has the following varietal components:  49% Tempranillo, 31% Petit Verdot, 19% Carbernet Sauvignon, and 11% Cabernet Franc.  This red blend gives a nice back structure and giving a … Continue reading

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