Cost: $19.99 US
Grape Variety: 65% Pinot Noir, 25% Pinot Meunier, 10% Chardonnay
Category: Champagne Wine
Location Bought: Costco, Florida
Format: 750 mL
Alcohol: 12% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Bright yello gold in colour with a medium+ intense nose & fine mousse.
Happy New Year 2014 with this $20 Champagne!
Positives: This true champagne from Kirkland features a lot of yeast, mild toastiness, tart orange, peach, lemon marmalade & toffee. Full body with fairly good acidity & average length.
Negatives: A little too yeasty, tart & one dimensional.
Drink now on its own or pair it with peach pie.
Tasted: 1 January 2014
Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 9/10 Total: 17.5/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5+