Category Archives: Trincadeira

Singularis – 2008 – 9.2 James Melendez

Varietals: Aragonez – 70% Trincadeira – 30% Alicante Bouchet – 10% Plum-Heirloom tomato, dash of red roasted pepper, Mexican cinnamon and hint of chocolate dust. *** ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the … Continue reading

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Heradade Grande Alentejo Rosé – 2010 – 9.0 -James Melendez

Varietals: Trincadeira Grossa Sense of mineral, cassis,  boysenberry, cinnamon, and smoke. ¡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 … Continue reading

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Herdade Grande Reserva Alentejo Red – 2008 – 9.1 – James Melendez

Varietals: Touriga Nacional Trinadeira Alicante Bouschet Syrah Aragonês Cabernet Sauvignon A large number of varietals compose this blend—a blend of Bordeaux, Rhone and Portuguese varietals.  Focused, complex and imaginative.  Seared black-red fruit—hint of blueberry Confit, Cardamom and warm aromas of … Continue reading

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Adega da Covilhã Colheita do Soció Garrafeira – 2006 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Varietals: Touriga Nacional Jaen Trincadeira Aragonês Red plum-raspberry Coulis, smoked pine nut, chocolate and hint of baking spices. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2011 James … Continue reading

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Adega da Covilhã Terras Belmonte Red – 2005 – 8.9 – James Melendez

Varietals: Jean Trincadeira Rufete Aragonês Touriga Nacional. A kosher Wine; composed of many varietals that are very familiar and a few that are no seen that often.  Blackberry-cherry compote; fennel, pepper and sweet chile. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine … Continue reading

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Herdade Grande Alentejo Red – 2008 – 9.1 – James Melendez

Varietals: Aragonês Trincadeira Alicante Bouschet Cabernet Sauvignon Traditional Iberian varietals along with Cabernet Sauvignon.   An integrated wine; focused on it’s blueberry-Acai signature along with toasted almond, white mushroom and mocha. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions … Continue reading

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Adega da Covilhã Beira Interior Conde Julião Red – 2006 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Varietals: Jaen Trincadeira Aragonês Focused and lean; black plum Confit, slight note of winesap apple, Cinnamon stick and moistened earth after rain fall. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my … Continue reading

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Monte Velho Red – 2008 – 8.9 – James Melendez

Aragonez, Trincadeira, Castelão; roasted red plum, Mexican vanilla, cinnamon sticks, chocolate dust and scent of sanded wood, fresh Mission fig, and spice rack. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around … Continue reading

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Prova Red Alentejano – 2008 – 8.9 – James Melendez

45% Aragonez, 40% Alfrocheiro, 5% Trincadeira, 5% Touriga Franca and 5% Cabernet Sauvignon; spiced cherry, roasted plum, smoke, Crimini mushroom and scents of Aspen forest and Eucalyptus. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** A plethora of wine reviews … Continue reading

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Foral de Évora Alentejo – 2006 – 9.1 – James Melendez

Alicante Bouschet, Aragonez, and Trincadeira; boysenberry, raspberry, Piñon, anise, and subtle black pepper. *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** The most diverse wine review from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © … Continue reading

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