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Angels Gate Winery Brut Chardonnay Sparkling 2011 Wine Review

Angels Gate Winery Brut Chardonnay Sparkling 2011

Angels Gate Winery Brut Chardonnay Sparkling 2011

Niagara-On-The-Lake, Ontario VQA, Canada

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $21.95

Drink: 2016-2019

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 11%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Sparkling Wine


Winery: Angels Gate Winery

Agent: Vintages

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Crisp and clean, with an awesome price for sparkling wine. Toasty and refreshing with lovely aromas of green apple and fresh baked bread.

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This Angels Gate Winery Brut Chardonnay Sparkling 2011 was reviewed on March 3, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Lori Kilmartin - WSET3 Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

What better sparkling wine to watch the new tv series "Lucifer" than this Angels Gate "Archangel" Brut! Invited some friends over for a viewing and we popped open this lovely sparkling Chardonnay from Niagara. I have to say - it was "wickedly good". Okay - enough of the puns. Made in the traditional method this is a clean, crisp bubbly with aromas of lemon, green apple and brioche. While off-dry with almost 10 grams of sugar it comes across as dry with some mouth-watering acidity to balance. We paired it with a pear/brie bread and boursin cheese. This is a definite "buy again" for me! Tasted October 24/2016
Monique Sosa - Accredited Sommelier rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Easy drinking, easy going, crisp and refreshing bubbly. Citrus and apple dominate the flavours leaving a long tangy tart finish on the palate. A terrific bubbly to pair with freshly sucked oysters. Tasted March 2017 by @sommsosa | bespoketastings.ca
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