Grape Variety: 60% Pinot Noir, 40% Chardonnay
Category: Sparkling Wine
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Negociants International
Alcohol: 12.5% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Pale salmon in colour with fine mousse & medium+ intensity on the nose.
Positives: If I tried this sparkling blind I would have said that’s it’s made in the classic champagne method. The wine features toasty brioche, strawberry, apple crumble pie, pink grapefruit, lemon, orange rind & limestone. Medium body with good acidly & fairly long length.
Negatives: Some sour notes on the finish. Drink now on its own or pair it with cheese & tomato omelette.
Tasted: 29 Apr 12
Score: 9/10, Value: 8.5+/10, Total: 18/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4