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Aimery Grand Cuvée 1531 Crémant De Limoux Wine Review

Aimery Grand Cuvée 1531 Crémant De Limoux

Aimery Grand Cuvée 1531 Crémant De Limoux

Limoux, Southwest AC, France

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $19.95

Drink: Now

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Sparkling Wine

Winery: Aimery

Agent: Philippe Dandurand Wines Ltd.

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Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Wonderful bone dry bubbly. Declared 12.5% ABV. Brilliant pale straw. A self proclaimed oldest Brut in the world is declared on the label. 18 months on lees has imparted this beautiful crisp cremant with Apple brioche notes and zesty citrus. Tasted Feb 2017. Rated 91/100. BespokeTastings.ca
For centuries Limoux has produced wines known as Blanquette de Limoux that would naturally undergo secondary fermentation and sparkle. Champagne may have perfected the process, but Limoux lays claim to being the first. The Crément de Limoux style, introduced in 1990, is made from a blend comprised of 90% Chenin and Chardonnay with up to 10% Pinot Noir. An amazing value and a taste of history in one. Source: Vintages Wine Panel, undated.

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