Home

Start a new search!

CUVÉE PRESTIGE CRÉMANT D'ALSACE Traditional method, AC, Alsace, France
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer MURÉ
Bright pale straw colour. Intense, very spicy, baked apple nose with some peppery, leesy notes. Fairly dry, medium-light bodied, very spicy, dusty, dried apple flavours with a lingering, high acid, crisp, lemony, effervescent finish. Has 12% alcohol and 11 g/L residual sugar with lot number L01067 on the back label. CSPC 543090
Type Sparkling Wine
Agent Nic Pea
Country France
Region Alsace
Rating **/**+(88 points)
Very Spicy, Honeyed, Effervescent
LCBO Note Status
TASTING NOTE: There is a savory touch of salt and herb amidst the fruity mirabelle plum notes on the nose. The palate shows a lovely background of autolytic richness, akin to sponge and rye bread and also has a piquant salty accent that entices all the way to the lemony bright finish. The mousse is fine and elegant, the finish is long and dry. Score - 92 (Anne Krebiehl, MW, Wine Enthusiast, Dec. 1, 2017) Price $ 27.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - July 7, 2018
Cases bought 40 (6 bottles per case)

Check LCBO Availability

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

Copyright Vintage Assessments 2018
Prior written permission is required for any form of reproduction
 (electronic or other wise) and/or quotation.
Contact Michael Vaughan at mbv@uniserve.com