Category Archives: Stags Leap District

Hartwell Family Stag’s Leap District Miste Hill Cabernet Sauvignon – 2007 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Wild bramble berry Confit, dark chocolate, Marjoram and Cinnamon. ¡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 … Continue reading

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Cavus Stag’s Leap District Cabernet Sauvignon – 2009 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Rich and muscular; scent of sanded cedar, well worn leather; flavour notes of Acai, smoke, vanilla, Crimini and Pioppini mushroom. *** ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my … Continue reading

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Shafer Hillside Select Stags Leap District Cabernet Sauvignon – 2006 – 9.3 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Wild blueberry, white truffle, pepper, chile Ancho, Crimini mushroom, and vanilla.   Scent of sweet basil, underbrush, fallen autumnal leaves and plum orchard. ** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: … Continue reading

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Cavus Stags Leap District Cabernet Sauvignon – 2006 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Deeply earthen wine; cassis, Hen of the woods mushroom, scent of crushed dried herbs and vanilla. *** Winery website: http://www.cavusvineyards.com/ *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** James the Wine Guy–”Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time” A plethora of … Continue reading

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Baldacci Stags Leap District Cabernet Sauvignon – 2006 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine presents with notes of cassis, truffle, dried herbs, and red flower petals. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://www.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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Terlato Family Winery Stag Leap District Cabernet Sauvignon – 2005 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

A full bodied wine with luxuriant tannins; this wine has the following characteristics: chocolate, cassis, cardamom, and cedar. * *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2009 … Continue reading

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Chimney Rock Stags Leap District Cabernet Sauvignon – 2005 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

I reminisce when I drink Chimney Rock’s flagship wine—their Stags Leap Cabernet makes me think of the beautiful quarters and the quintessential yesteryear architecture set with the beautiful hills in the background. This wine has notes of violets, roasted blackberry, … Continue reading

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