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CHATEAU DES CHARMES BRUT SPARKLING Méthode Traditionelle, VQA Niagara Peninsula, Ontario
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer CHATEAU DES CHARMES
Bright pale straw colour. All faintly toasty, gently complex, ripe lemon-apple meringue nose with some mineral notes. Dry, medium bodied, quite well structured, slightly toasty, ripe lemon-apple meringue flavours with a lingering, very cedary, fairly high acid, mineral-tinged finish. This tasty just-released Vintages Essential is a blend of 50% Pinot Noir and 50% Chardonnay that has 12.5% alcohol and 12 g/L residual sugar. CSPC 224766
Type Sparkling Wine
Agent Cha Des
Country Canada
Region Ontario
Rating ***(90 points)
Dry, Complex, Toasty, Ripe
LCBO Note Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
A new Vintages Essential - Ontario's sparkling wines have been opening eyes, turning heads, making a splash - no matter how you choose to track it, their trajectory has been impressive. This is from Chardonnay and Pinot Noir and will deliver great balance and freshness with apple, pear and peach tones with underlying fresh bread notes. Perfect for anything from seafood appetizers to popcorn. Price $ 25.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - September 15, 2018
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