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Thorn-Clarke Brut Reserve Sparkling Wine Pinot Noir Chardonnay Wine Review

Thorn-Clarke Brut Reserve Sparkling Wine Pinot Noir Chardonnay

Thorn-Clarke Brut Reserve Sparkling Wine Pinot Noir Chardonnay

Eden Valley, South Australia, Australia

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $19.95

Drink: Now

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Sparkling Wine

Winery: Thorn-Clarke

Agent: Lifford Wine & Spirits

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Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Brilliant pale rose with a copper hue. Fine tiny bubbles with vigorous effervescence. Delicious orange blossom, citrus zest and a hint of strawberry shortcake on the nose. On the palate showing lime zest, pink grapefruit, tea biscuit, and cream. Zesty, racy acidity, dry with a zippy crisp tart mouthfeel. Paired well with Thai red chicken curry with thick creamy coconut milk base and kafir lime leaves. Drinking well on it's own likewise. This bubbly offers great value and approachability. An excellent choice to stock up on for special occasions. Tasted Jan 2017. Rated 91/100. BespokeTastings.ca
To ensure freshness, the grapes used to make this refreshing bubbly are picked in the cool of night. There’s just a hint of pale pink in the colour from the 40% Pinot Noir. This is a dry, rich and creamy medium-bodied sparkling wine with lovely strawberry and biscuit flavours culminating in a long toasty finish. Perfect for a garden party or a summer wedding! Source: Vintages Panel

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