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Henry of Pelham Winery Cuvée Catharine Carte Blanche Estate Blancs De Blanc 2013 Wine Review

Henry of Pelham Winery Cuvée Catharine Carte Blanche Estate Blancs De Blanc 2013

Henry of Pelham Winery Cuvée Catharine Carte Blanche Estate Blancs De Blanc 2013

Niagara Peninsula, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 5

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Price: $44.95

Drink: 2017-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 11.9%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Sparkling Wine


Winery: Henry of Pelham Winery

Agent: Henry Of Pelham Family Est. Winery

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This Henry of Pelham Winery Cuvée Catharine Carte Blanche Estate Blancs De Blanc 2013 was reviewed on March 16, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Daniel O'Keefe rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Leads with a very toasty nose, fresh baked bread, apple pie, and brioche, before a subtle anise and herbal note appears. Creamy, rich palate, finishes crisp and dry with resonating lemon, green apple, and a wide array of autolysis, especially biscotti. 20% of the blend was barrel fermented and aged before blending. Five years on lees prior to disgorging. A superstar sparkler that would be quite at home with caviar or oysters.
Greg Hughes rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

This is the vintage d brut sparkling from
Andrea Shapiro rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

A New Years delight. Classically elegant Henry of Pelham’s Cuvee Catherine - Carte Blanche. Made from their own estate grown, hand-picked Chardonnay. Light bubbles and vigorous mousse. Secondary fermentation in the bottle gives this awesome bread like and yearly characteristics. Flavours are brisk showing mouthwatering green apples, citrus grapefruit skins and distinct minerality. Acidity is high with a light body and finish. An absolutely must, try with smoked salmon or oysters. 91 points - tasted Jan 1st, 2019
From the Short Hills Bench, Niagara Escarpment, Henry of Pelham's Cuvee Catharine Carte Blanche Estate is a rich, creamy and leesy Blanc de Blancs made in the Traditional method as in the making of Champagne. On the palate, this is a nutty, buttery bubble with a zesty soft lemon and mineral finish. Chill and enjoy on its own. - Community Wine Reviews

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