Category Archives: White Blend

Črnko Jareninčan Maribor White Blend – 2009 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

]This is a Slovenian wine from the producer Crnko and it is from the Maribor wine region in Slovenia – 40% Riesling, 30% Sauvignon Blanc and 30% Chardonnay. 11% alcohol.  Wasy drinking and easy to enjoy.  This is a dry … Continue reading

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Vegas 3 Castillo y Leon White Blend – 2005 – 7.5 – James Melendez

One point deducted for an synthetic closure; this wine is a unique blend of Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, and Verdejo; the wine overall disappoints without a focal point; I tried to center a flavor profile and was all of the map; … Continue reading

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Redoma Reserva Douro Blanco – 9.0 – 2006 – James Melendez

This wine consists of the the following varietals: Rabigato, Codega, Donzelinho, Viosinho and Arint. This is a dry wine with an abudance of acid. Elegant; dried Apricot, white Nectarine, Jicama—crisp, minerals-in-a-stream. An elegant wine for a special dinner. ¡Salud! A … Continue reading

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Basa Rueda Blanco – 2005 – 8.8 – James Melendez

This is a delightful white blend containing: 50% Verdejo, 40% Viura, and 10% Sauvignon Blanc. This is a crisp, a wonderful acid; a beautiful straw color. This wine exhibits Meyer lemon zest, banana, passion fruit and lychee. A perfect wine … Continue reading

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