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BLANC DE BLANCS 2015 Traditional method, VQA Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer CHÂTEAU DES CHARMES
Bright medium straw colour. Quite spicy, floral, baked lemon nose with some toasty notes. Dry, medium bodied, quite well structured, effervescent, spicy, intense,ripe lemon-apple meringue flavours with a lingering, very high acid, gently toasty finish. Made in the traditional (classique) method, in which the second fermentation takes place in the individual bottle. This 100% Chardonnay has 12.5% alcohol and 9 g/L residual sugar. Only 226 cases produced. CSPC 423111
Type Sparkling Wine
Agent Cha Des
Country Canada
Region Ontario
Rating ***(90 points)
Dry, Complex, Effervescent, Juicy
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
This vintage bubbly is made from only Chardonnay grapes sourced from four estate vineyard sites. It's crafted in the traditional method of Champagne and spends a minimum of two years bottle-ageing on the lees. Expect a vivacious, crisp wine suggesting creamy vanilla, citrus and freshly baked bread and savour it, lightly chilled, with grilled or panfried lake fish or veggie tempura. Price $ 34.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - July 6, 2019
Cases bought 34 (6 bottles per case)

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