bottega

Cost: $26.95
Grape Variety: Pinot Noir
Category: Sparkling Wine
Location LCBO Vintages
Country: Italy
Region: Veneto
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Bottega Spa
Alcohol: 11.5% Alcohol/Vol.

A little pricey for a Spumante but is it ever delightful

Description: Pink salmon colour with a medium intense nose and a fine mousse. This off-dry sparkling wine features strawberry, pink grapefruit, peach and pear. Medium body with good acidity and a fairly long length.

Negatives: None

Interesting Note: Cool bottle. This wine usually comes out before Christmas.

Drink now or in the next 2 years on its own or pair it with asparagus salad topped with poached eggs.

Tasted: 8 Jan 2015

Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 8.5/10 Total: 18/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5+

LCBO: 187914

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