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Magnotta Winery Venture Series Starlight Sparkling Wine Review

Magnotta Winery Venture Series Starlight Sparkling

Magnotta Winery Venture Series Starlight Sparkling

Ontario V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score:87/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $25.95

Drink: 2019-2021

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12.8%

Sweetness: Medium

Wine Type: Sparkling Wine

Winery: Magnotta

Agent: Magnotta Winery

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Carolyn Hetke rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

This Riesling Vidal blend is light and lively in the glass. It has a clean, almost sterile nose. The palate is peachy with ginger notes and a very fine mousse. Perfect for brunches or picnics. Tasted June 2019. www.thewineloverskitchen.com
Daniel O'Keefe rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

Charmat method sparkling crafted from a blend of Riesling and Vidal. Plenty of apple, pear, and peach with subtle floral and citrus notes. Offdry with good acidity. A balanced bubbly, though the finish is on the short side. Lovely packaging, this is surefire attention-capturing packaging. Serve with appetizers at birthdays, anniversaries, New Years, or any event to celebrate.
Produced in the Charmat or tank method, a bright and cheerful little non-vintage sparkler from Magnotta Venture, Series Starlight. Pretty florals on the nose with honey, peach and elderflower aromas, a medium-bodied gentle mousse with ripe apple and honeyed citrus flavours. Easy to enjoy. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of all Venture Series wines helps support the initial foundation work at the G. Magnotta Lyme Disease Research Lab at the University of Guelph. - Community Wine Reviews

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