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SAUMUR BLANC GRANDE CUVÉE SPARKLING Traditional method, AC, Loire, France
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer DE GRENELLE
Bright medium straw colour. Very spicy, honeyed, tropical fruit cocktail-tinged nose with some apple sauce notes. Dry, medium to medium-light bodied, spicy, honeyed, fruity, apple-pineapple flavours with a fizzy finish. Tasted once. This blend of 80% Chenin Blanc and 20% Chardonnay has 12.5% alcohol and 9 g/L residual sugar. CSPC 545830
Type Sparkling Wine
Agent Loy Imp
Country France
Region Loire
Rating *+/**(87 points)
Fizzy, Spicy, Honeyed
LCBO Text Status
Awarded 2 out of 3 Stars in the 2014 Guide Hachette des Vins. TASTING NOTE: Delicate floral and honeyed aromas come through with a beautiful smoky, mineral character. The palate has a charming, polished sweet citrus fruitiness with a touch of creaminess and a delicious fleshy fruit finish. Score - 92 (Decanter World Wine Awards, 2016) Price $ 21.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - May 26, 2018
Cases bought 398 (6 bottles per case)

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