Roger Goulart Cava Brut Reserva

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Roger Goulart Cava Brut Reserva

Made yearly with the finest selection of grapes common to the Penedes appellation. Without a doubt its most outstanding quality is the excellent balance of acidity and body which gives this vintage cava a distinctive personality. In the glass it shines a bright, golden color. This mature cava offers a smooth, dry, and well balanced...

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Gosset Brut Excellence

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Gosset Brut Excellence

Excellence with Cool bag & Stopper Champagne, France “Refined and creamy, with delicate acidity that finds fine balance with the layers of poached apple and pear, lemon cake, ground ginger, smoke and almond cream flavors. Very elegant. Drink now through 2020. 28,000 cases made.” 92 Points ~ Wine Spectator  ...

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Naveran Cava Brut

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Naveran Cava Brut

I discovered this on a recent trip to New York and I truly believe this is the best sparkling wine under $40 a bottle. Aged for 20 months on the lees. Champenoise method. The three different grapes (macabeu, xarello, and parellada) are harvested, pressed, and fermented separately in stainless steel tanks achieving 10% alc. After fermentation the final cepage (blend) is made. Naverán Brut is medium dry, fresh, smooth, and crisp, with an enjoyable long finish. “A blend of 50% Xarello, 30% Macabeo, and 20%...

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