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Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer CHÂTEAU MONCONTOUR
Bright straw colour. Slightly spicy, faintly honeyed, slightly dusty, lemon-melon-apple nose. Dry, light bodied, bright, very crisp, mineral-tinged, lemon-apple-melon flavours with a effervescent finish. Ready-to-drink. Has 12.5% alcohol and 12 g/L residual sugar with lot number 04042018 on the lower part of the glass bottle. Not up to the recommended 2012 (**+) was released on February 20, 2016 at $19.95. CSPC 168963
Type Sparkling Wine
Agent Lif Win
Country France
Region Loire
Rating **(87.5 points)
Spicy, Grassy, Honeyed
LCBO Note Status
TASTING NOTE: The beautiful apple aromas lead to a delicious wine. It has honey, creamed apple and spice flavors, cut through with acidity as well as almonds. The wine is ripe, balancing its crisp texture with richer fruits. Drink this wine now. Score - 92 (Roger Voss, Wine Enthusiast, Dec. 1, 2017) Price $ 19.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - July 21, 2018
Cases bought 440 (12 bottles per case)

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