François Schwach Le Crémant Blanc De Blancs 2007, Ac Alsace Bottle

Cost: $18.95
Grape Variety: Pinot Blanc, Auxerrois, Pinot Gris and Chardonnay
Category: Sparkling Wine
Location Bought: LCBO VINTAGES
Country: France
Region: Alsace
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Domaine Francois Schwach
Alcohol: 12.5% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Light straw in colour with medium mousse & medium to medium+ intensity on the nose.

Positives: Not a complex sparkling, but very pleasant & easy going that will benefit  those that don’t like the yeasty, heavier champagne style. The wine features peach, honeydew melon, apple, lemon zest & nectarines. Lighter style with medium+ acidity & medium length.

Negatives: A touch watery.

Drink now on its own or pair it with eggs Benedict.

Tasted: 16 Sept 12

Score: 8.5/10, Value: 8.5/10, Total: 17/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3

LCBO#: 268060

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