Category Archives: Vintage

Vintage Champagne and Global Climate Change – James Melendez

I love sparkling wine, I love Champagne and, of course, j’adore vintage Champagne. I can never taste too often or too much and in this confessional I am a Brut Nature, Extra Brut and Blanc de Blanc aficionado. Sometimes content … Continue reading

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Dom Perignon – 2002 – 9.4 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Essence of passionfruit, Comice pear, Quince, Brioche, and slight hint of blood orange zest. ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2011 James Meléndez / … Continue reading

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Moët & Chandon Millésimé Blanc Brut Champagne – 1996 – 9.2 – James Melendez

Moët & Chandon Champagne Millésimé Blanc Brut 1996; a delicate yet spirited Champagne; delicate bubbles, superbly dry; citrus zest, brioche, almond, and Fall leaves. Another fine expression of a beautiful Vintage Champagne.  Vintage Champagne is expensive, at least for me, … Continue reading

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