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CUVÉE BRUT ROSÉ SPARKLING 2016 Traditional method, WO Western Cape
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer KRONE
Bright day-glo orange-tinged colour. Fairly complex, spicy, very dusty, plum-apple nose with some slightly bitter, sour lemon notes. Fairly dry, medium bodied, bright, tangy, bitter, red apple peel-plum-orange citrus flavours with a faintly crisp, fairly effervescent finish. Has 11.5% alcohol and 8 g/L residual sugar with lot number 16316 on the lower part of the glass bottle. TONY ASPLER / 87-points - Mature strawberry and apple compote nose with an orange peel note; medium-bodied, dry, yellow plum with a slightly bitter finish. CSPC 130047
Type Sparkling Wine
Agent Uni Vin
Country South Africa
Region
Rating *+/**(87 points)
Dry, Bitter, Spicy, Toasty
LCBO Note Status
TASTING NOTE: Pinot noir up to 85% in 2016 sparkler, chardonnay & 10 months on lees for creaminess; dry & refreshing red berry fruit, ruby grapefruit finish. Score - 4 Stars (out of 5) (Platter's South African Wine Guide, 2018) Price $ 18.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - March 31, 2018
Cases bought 379 (6 bottles per case)

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Score:    - Poor   * Very Basic     *+ OK    ** Good    **/**+ Very Good    **+ Excellent    *** Outstanding    ***+ Superb

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