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SONOMA BRUT Traditional method, Sonoma County
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer GLORIA FERRER
Bright very light straw colour. Gently complex, attractive, faintly spicy, ripe red apple-melon nose with some slight toasty notes. Dry, medium bodied, harmonious, faintly honeyed, slightly spicy, ripe melon-apple-lemon flavours with lingering, crisp effervescence. Ready-to-drink. This blend of 92% Pinot Noir and 8% Chardonnay has 12.5% alcohol and 12 g/L residual sugar with lot number 21:15/18 on the lower part of the glass bottle. Last appeared in Vintages (***) on December 12, 2015 at $33.95 and was Recommended Best Buy. CSPC 192898
Type Sparkling Wine
Agent Air Imp
Country USA
Region California
Rating ***(90 points)
Crisp, Gently Complex
LCBO Note Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
Named Best Sparkling Wine, Non-Vintage Brut at the 2018 Winemaker Challenge International Wine Competition. TASTING NOTE: Made predominantly from Pinot Noir, this is an easygoing, approachable sparkling wine, offering dry creamy layers of green apple, pear and strawberry. It also has a rich inviting mousse embedded with vanilla and marzipan. Score - 88 (Virginie Boone, Wine Enthusiast, Nov. 1, 2017) Price $ 33.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - October 13, 2018
Cases bought 95 (6 bottles per case)

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