Category Archives: Viognier

August 2019 Wine Reviews -James Melendez

August was a very nice wine tasting month. I enjoyed the variation of tasting wines at Family Winemakers of California 2019 tasting in San Francisco Dog Patch district at the Midway.  I will be writing under a separate article later … Continue reading

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July 2019 Wine Reviews – James Melendez

These are wines and beers that I tasted in July – I prefer to publish in the middle of the month but it was a busier than usual hence the last day of the month. Peter Zemmer Alto Adige/Südtirol Pinot … Continue reading

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B Cellars Blend 23 Napa Valley White Blend – 2010 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Varietals: Chardonnay Sauvignon Blanc Viognier Generous acid—splendid mineral signature, notes of passionfruit, brightly coloured citrus zest, candied fig, and cashew. *** ¡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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Bacio Divino Napa Valley Pazzo – 2007 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Varietals: 74% Sangiovese 8% Syrah 6% Cabernet Sauvignon 6% Petite Sirah  6% Viognier Superbly complex wine; notes of blackberry-blueberry Confit, mixture of Allspice-Cardamom, pepper and scent of suede, underbrush and cedar box. *** ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a … Continue reading

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Praxis Russian River Valley Viognier – 2010 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

Mineral driven; passionfruit, white tea, white fleshy peach and dash of pepper. ** ¡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 … Continue reading

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Lavender Blue Paso Robles Viognier – 2010 – 8.9 -James Melendez

Dry—slight floral notes; Hibiscus, almond, yellow citrus zest and peel, and dash of sweet spice. ** ¡Salud! *** Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time from all wine regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews: © 2011 James … Continue reading

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Keswick Monticello Viognier – 2009 – 9.0 – James Melendez

Hibiscus, orange citrus peel, vanilla bean, papaya and organic marshmallow. ¡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 — … Continue reading

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