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Domaine Serene Rockblock Reserve Walla Walla Valley Syrah – 2006 – 9.0James Melendez

Deep, dark and delightful; luxuriant tannins; this wine provides a focus on baked bramble fruit, Malabar pepper, smoke and underbrush. ¡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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Epiphany Stage Coach Vineyard Napa Valley Syrah – 2007 – 8.9 – James Melendez

A dense wine in terms of both tannins and experience.  This wine presents with roasted dark cherry, smoke, leather and wafting scent of a forest in Fall time. ¡Salud! *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the … Continue reading

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B Wise Trios Proprietary Sonoma Valley Red Blend – 2006 – 8.9 – James Melendez

This wine is Composition: 49% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Syrah, 17% Merlot, 2% Cabernet Franc, and 2% Petite Verdot. I don’t often think and I am aware that many Bordeaux reds and other red varietals are grown through Sonoma County; and … Continue reading

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Frick Owl Hill Vineyard Dry Creek Valley Syrah 2004 – 9.4 – James Melendez

Blueberry, slight lavender, baking spices, suede and white truffle. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews:jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2010 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio Meléndez – All Rights Reserved.  James the Wine … Continue reading

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Aver Family California Hope Red Blend – 2007 – 8.9 – James Melendez

This wine a blend of 37% Petite Sirah, 36% Syrah, 17% Grenache and 10% Mourvèdre and presents with notes of warm blackberry, ground allspice, chile poblano, wood and chocolate. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the … Continue reading

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Domaine Serene Del Rio Rouge Valley Syrah – 2005 – 9.1 – James Melendez

A wine with considerable complexity; intense notes of roasted red fruit, slight hint of mid-summer herbs, Porcini mushroom, and chocolate. *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews:jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2010 … Continue reading

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Novy Family Santa Lucia Highlands Syrah – 2007 – 9.2 – James Melendez

Dense wine; liquid violet in colour; expressive notes of plum-blackberry, baking spices, Eucalyptus and smoked almond, *** A plethora of wine reviews from wines regions around the world. Read more of my wine reviews:jamesthewineguy.wordpress.com © 2010 James Meléndez / Jaime Patricio … Continue reading

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