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Gérard Bertrand Crémant De Limoux 2016 Wine Review

Gérard Bertrand Crémant De Limoux 2016

Gérard Bertrand Crémant De Limoux 2016

Languedoc A.P., France

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2018-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Sparkling Wine


Winery: Gérard Bertrand

Agent: FWM Wine, Beer & Spirits

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This Gérard Bertrand Crémant De Limoux 2016 was reviewed on November 25, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Andrea Shapiro rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

A light and lively sparkling from the south of France. Delicate tiny billowing bubbles with a creamy fluffy lingering mousse. Aromas encompass toasted almonds, yellow apples and delicate white blossoms. Flavours echo much of this with the addition of green apple, asian pears and nutmeg. Acidity is medium plus and superbly balanced. Gorgeous! A perfect weekend starter, or an accompaniment with cheesy apps and a good movie. 90 points - Tasted October 2018
Greg Hughes rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Jefferson, the globe-trotting founding father, had a sincere interest in viticulture and wine. Hos love of Bordeaux and Tuscany is well known, but his interest in the south of France is perhaps less discussed.
Gerard Bertrand is a producer that is almost ubiquitous in southern France.
This cuvee, a blend of Mauzac, Chenin, and Chardonnay is a great example of Limoux's cooler potential.
Fresh, floral and crisp. It's very dry, lean and refreshing. The bubbles are persistent; the colour is pale straw.
Aromas of honeysuckle, sourdough, peapod, peach, and gala apple.
The flavours are refreshing and medium bodied. More autolytic characylter, and with a touch more spice than the nose .
Pair with some oysters Rockefeller, or some calamari. Really a perfect seafood wine.

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