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Graham Beck Premier Cuvée Brut Blanc De Blancs 2010 Wine Review

Graham Beck Premier Cuvée Brut Blanc De Blancs 2010

Graham Beck Premier Cuvée Brut Blanc De Blancs 2010

Robertson W.O., South Africa

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $23.95

Drink: 2014-2020

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Sparkling Wine

Winery: Graham Beck

Agent: Vinexx

Natalie's Score: 91/100

A vibrant sparkling wine at an great price. Lovely toasty notes with green apple brightness through its core. It finishes with fresh green apple notes, crisp and dry.

Food pairings: crab legs, chili, pulled pork sammies, beef and root vegetable stew.

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This Graham Beck Premier Cuvée Brut Blanc De Blancs 2010 was reviewed on March 19, 2016 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Greg Hughes rated this wine as 93/100 with the following review:

Rarely in the new world wine regions can traditional sparklings impress this much. This wine spent over three years on its lees, half of the grapes underwent elevate in the base wine, and the Western Cape is fantastic for ripening Chardonnay.
The colour is a beautiful deep lemon, with a fine mousse.
The aromas have a deep smokey and honeyed aroma. Rancio, hazelnut, lemon curd, apple juice, and guava.
The flavours are surprisingly fresh for a wine of this age. Lots of lemon/lime, lactic creaminess, toasted nuts, applesauce, honey, and green pear.
It may even continue to cellar well for a further 2-3 years.
This wine is always a fantastic value. Pair it with butternut squash soup and popcorn.
This winery uses the Méthode Cap Classique to make their bubbly. Surely South Africa's best sparkling wine producer: this bubbly offers incredible complexity and depth with great refreshment as well. This wine is a blend of several clones of Chardonnay grapes. About half of the wine was fermented in traditional French oak barrels -- Piece Champenoise. The wine remains on secondary less for 36 months in bottle. This wine was disgorged in October of 2014. - Community Wine Reviews

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