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CRACKLE 2017 Charmat method, VQA Ontario
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer CALAMUS
Very bright medium light straw colour. Spicy, honeyed, faintly sweet, ripe melon-apple puree nose. Off dry, medium-light to light bodied, very spicy, honeyed, ripe melon-apple puree flavours with an effervescent finish. This ready-to-drink, entry-level, crowd-pleaser has a rather tacky label and screwcap closure A blend of 75% Vidal and 25% Chardonnay that has 11.5% alcohol and 11 g/L residual sugar. CSPC 547844
Type Sparkling Wine
Agent Cal Est
Country Canada
Region Ontario
Rating *+(86 points)
Spicy, Honeyed, Ripe, Apple-Melon
LCBO Text Status
TASTING NOTE: A bubbly blend of 75% Vidal and 25% Chardonnay made in the same method as Italian Prosecco, this is floral and frothy with notions of fresh apple and pear, lemon, peach, banana and honey. Pair with tempura or grilled lake fish. (Vintages panel, Sept. 2017) Price $ 18.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - July 7, 2018
Cases bought 88 (12 bottles per case)

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