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EXTRA DRY PROSECCO 2016 DOC, Veneto, Italy
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer ANDREA BIASIOTTO
Pale straw colour. Spicy, honeyed, clove-tinged, ripe apple puree nose. Off dry, medium-light to light bodied, spicy, honeyed, ripe apple puree flavours with a crisp, unoaked, gently effervescent finish. Ready-to-drink. This 100% Glera has 11.5% alcohol and 12 g/L residual sugar with lot number V2016 L17269 on the back label. Glera is a white variety of grape of Slovenian origin, which was brought to the village of Prosecco from Slovenia's Karst region and until 2009 was referred to as Prosecco. TONY ASPLER / 88.5-points / BEST BUY - Pale straw; frothy, floral, white peach nose; light-bodied, dry, elegant, nicely balanced lemon and peach flavours. CSPC 516559
Type Sparkling Wine
Agent Uni Que
Country Italy
Region Veneto
Rating *+/**(87 points)
Spicy, Honeyed, Apple Puree
LCBO Note Status
TASTING NOTE: 100% Glera. Zippy and intense with ripe limey-lemony fruit and medium long, minerally aftertaste. Simple and honest with tangy, citrusy acidity underneath. Score - 92 (Decanter World Wine Awards, 2017) Price $ 16.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - January 20, 2018
Cases bought 349 (12 bottles per case)

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