Category Archives: Tinta Barroca

Poças 20 YO Douro – 9.1 – James Melendez

Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz, Tinta Barroca, and Tinta Cao. dried Turkish fig, almond-Brazil nut, and Cardamom. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of … Continue reading

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Coroa D’ouro Red – 2007 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz, Tinta Barroca, Tinta Cao; blackberry-boysenberry, Eucalyptus, dried Smyrna fig, cacao powder, mushroom and scents of wildflowers, summer rain and fresh cooking herbs. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine … Continue reading

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Poças Reserva Red – 2007 – 9.2 -James Melendez

This wine is Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz, Tinta Barroca, and Tinta Cao; Muscular; luxuriant tannins; notes of blueberry confit, cardamom, Eucalyptus and black Trumpet mushrooms. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** The most diverse wine review … Continue reading

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Casa Antiga Dao – 2007 – 8.8 – James Melendez

Touriga Nacional, Tinta Roriz, Jaen, Alfrocheiro, Touriga Franca, and Tinta Barroca.   An amalgam of bramble berries, cinnamon, smoked herbs, almond and scent of autumnal herb garden and split hard wood. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** The most … Continue reading

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Sandeman LBV Porto – 2000 – 8.9 – James Melendez / James the Wine Guy

A blend of Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz, Tinta Barroca, and Tinta Cao.  Truffle-clover-honey, blueberry, chocolate, and scent of lavender. ** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. … Continue reading

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Post Scriptum Douro – 2007 – 9.2 – James Melendez

This wine is 40% Tinta Roriz, 35% Touriga Franca, Tinta Barroca, and 5% Vinha Velha. A lyrical blend of Iberian varietals; Eucalyptus-mint, reduced cassis, Mole Poblano spice, and evocative scent of freshly sanded wood. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy … Continue reading

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Charamba Douro Red Wine Blend – 2004 – 8.8 – James Melendez

This red blend is composed of Tinta Roriz, Tinta Barroca, Touriga Franca, Touriga Nacional presents a very subtle yet compelling wine; a well balanced wine that does not lean toward too much red fruit or oak; the wine cascades between … Continue reading

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