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Pierre Sparr Le Clos Sainte Odile Brut Crémant D'alsace Wine Review

Pierre Sparr Le Clos Sainte Odile Brut Crémant D'alsace

Pierre Sparr Le Clos Sainte Odile Brut Crémant D'alsace

Alsace A.C., France

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2016-2019

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Sparkling Wine

Winery: Pierre Sparr

Agent: Du Chasse Wines & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Crisp, fresh and dry with notes of lemon zest freshness. Perfect aperitif or companion to shellfish.

Crémant D'alsace food pairings: pan-fired pickerel, gravalax, steamed shrimp with lemon butter.

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This Pierre Sparr Le Clos Sainte Odile Brut Crémant D'alsace was reviewed on July 9, 2016 by Natalie MacLean

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Greg Hughes rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Not only is this a solid cremant, it has a specofic pedigree. Cremant D'Alsace allows for a slew of varietals to be used; any Pinot varietal, Gewurz, Riesling, Chardonnay, Muscat, Auxerrois etc. It is pretty rare for a wine to be 100% a single varietal; much less Chardonnay. This one comes from a specific vineyard in Obernai, Le Clos Sainte Odile.
The wine has a beautifully deep lemon-yellow colouration.
It isn't only the colour, but the aromas and taste that are uniquely concentrated, as well.
Yellow plum, applie pie, lemon juice, sultana raisin and honey on the nose.
The flavours are juicy and with not a tremndous amount of acidity or minerality - just a lot of body and intensity. More yellow plum, baked apple, flake pastry, lemon cake, yellow apple skin, and more honey.
This is a great offering from Pierre Sparr. It always delivers in quality and uniqueness.
We love crémant and we love this crémant. Pierre Sparr's Le Clos Sainte Odile Brut Crémant d'Alsace is 100% Chardonnay and is extra-dry. Light gold and rich with ripe apples, pears, refreshing acidity and persistent small bubbles on the palate, This wine is expressive, elegant and a joy to drink now and for the next three years. - Community Wine Reviews

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