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Quinta da Cabriz Dão Reserva – 2008 – 9.1 – James Melendez

Varietals: Touriga Nacional Alfrocheiro Tinta Roriz Well balanced, scented and appreciable; kind touches of wild blackberry, raspberry, hint of chile Guajillo, and piñon. ** ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read … Continue reading

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Sogevinus Douro Veedha – 2008 – 9.1 -James Melendez

Varietals: Tinta Roriz Touriga Franca Touriga Nacional Dense, dark and complex. Dark cherry, red-black plum, nutmeg, and Crimini mushroom. ** ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine … Continue reading

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Vale de Cavalos Douro Red- 2007 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Varietals: Touriga Nacional Touriga Franca Tinta Roriz Tinta Barroca Notes of smoked bramble berries-cherry, cola, pecan and chocolate truffle.

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Caves do Salgueiral Douro Sol de Xisto Red – 2007 – 8.9 – James Melendez

Varietals: Touriga Nacional Tinta Roriz Touriga Franca Tinta Barroca Smoked Braeburn apple, red pear, cola, white mushroom, and Piquillo pepper. ¡Salud! *** 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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JF Lurton Barca Douro Negro Red Blend – 2010 – 8.9 – James Melendez

Varietals: Tinta Roriz Touriga Nacional Touriga Franca Dark late season cherry, ground anise, light dark chocolate, and chile Piquillo. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2011 … Continue reading

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Negreiros Blend – 2007 – 9.1 – Reserva- James Melendez

Varietals: Touriga Nacional Tourica Francesa Tinta Roriz Tinta Barroca Essense of raspberry, dark late summer cherry, hint of lavender and Eucalyptus. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: … Continue reading

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Caves do Salgueiral Douro Sol de Xisto Reserva Red – 2007 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Varietal: Touriga Nacional Tinta Roriz Touriga Franca Tinta Barroca Seared Montmorency cherry—blackberry pie, cinnamon stick, Eastern simmering spices; aroma of sandalwood, rose petals and herb garden. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read … Continue reading

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Quinta do Pôpa Douro Preffáccio – 2007 – 9.1 – James Melendez

Varietals: Touriga Franca Tinta Roriz Tinta Barroca Touriga Nacional Focused and highly developed; notes of seared wild raspberry and blueberry, freshly ground Cardamom, and white truffle. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read … Continue reading

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Quinta do Pôpa Douro TR Tinta Roriz – 2007 – 9.2 – James Melendez

Centered exotic spice, red plum Coulis, Hen of the wood mushroom, and chocolate. ¡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 … Continue reading

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Quinta do Pôpa Douro VV – 2008 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Varietals: Touriga Nacional Touriga Franca Tinta Roriz Tinta Barroca Vinhas Velhas (VV) stands for old vines; this wine give notes of smoked black plum, wild raspberry, Brazil nut, Marjoram, and brown mushroom.  Scent of rustic wood pile, suede and fruit … Continue reading

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