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Château Moncontour Cuvée Prédilection Brut Vouvray 2015 Wine Review

Château Moncontour Cuvée Prédilection Brut Vouvray 2015

Château Moncontour Cuvée Prédilection Brut Vouvray 2015

Loire A.C., France

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2018-2020

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12.5%

Sweetness: Medium

Wine Type: Sparkling Wine


Winery: Château Moncontour

Agent: Lifford Wine & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Fresh, crisp and toasty French sparkling wine from the Loire Valley and made from the Chenin Blanc grape. Pair with oysters.

Vouvray food pairings: shellfish, linguine carbonara, cheddar dill puffs, fresh fruit.

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This Château Moncontour Cuvée Prédilection Brut Vouvray 2015 was reviewed on July 21, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Rebecca Meir-Liebman - Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Made from the Chenin Blanc grape variety, a wine with lots of personality and charm. Produced in traditional method, which is the same winemaking technique used to make Champagne. Matured at least 20 months in the bottle before “degorgement” (removal of yeast deposit created from second fermentation). Savoury, yeast and spice on the palate with high acidity, lime notes and a nutty finish. Very good for its price as are many sparkling Vouvrays. A smart alternative to Champagne when you don’t feel like spending more than $20 per bottle, and visually it also looks quite “fancy”, which doesn’t hurt either...
Chateau Moncontour Cuvee Predilection Brut is indeed a zesty sparkling Vouvray from the Loire wine region. Great value on this bubble made in the traditional method. Produced from 100% Chenin Blanc, this bubble is marzipan and spicy on the nose. On the palate, the mousse is creamy with honeyed almond and apple compote flavours. Drink now and often. - Community Wine Reviews

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