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EXCELLENCE BRUT CRÉMANT DE LOIRE Traditional method, AC, Loire, France
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer BOUVET LADUBAY
Bright very pale straw colour. Slightly spicy, faintly honeyed, dried apple nose. Fairly dry, light bodied, melon-apple-lemon flavours with a crisp, fairly effervescent, unoaked finish. Ready-to-drink. This REPEAT has 12.5% alcohol and 12 g/L residual sugar with lot number L18085-01 on the back label. Last appeared in Vintages (**) on April 29, 2017 at $18.95. CSPC 303636
Type Sparkling Wine
Agent Woo Win
Country France
Region Loire
Rating **(87.5 points)
Spicy, Honeyed, Ripe
LCBO Text Status
TASTING NOTE: It's labeled \"brut\" but there's a sweetness here that's shy of bone-dry. No complaints, though. This is tidy froth, with apple, pear and lemon fruitiness supported by lively acidity and active effervescence. A fine aperitif bubbly. Available in Ontario. Score - 88 (Beppi Crosariol, The Globe and Mail, May 23, 2017) Price $ 19.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - July 7, 2018
Cases bought 616 (6 bottles per case)

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