It can be de Loire, de Bourgogne or d'Alsace... Crémant wines have a lot of fans across the world, as they often represent a good alternative to a more expensive Champagne. Grapes used to produce this bottle are harvested manually and offer elegant flavours of citrus, lemon and rose. We love how fresh it is on the palate!
Did you know? A sparkling can be called Crémant only if it is elaborated with the Méthode Traditionnelle - the one used to make Champagne. Bubbles must be coming from a natural fermentation, as opposed to adding gas into the wine, for example.
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|Wine Characteristics||When & how to drink?|
Clos des Quarterons
AOC Crémant de Loire
Dry Sparkling wine
from now to 2019
Open and drink
Aperitif or dessert
Gravel and clay
18 to 24 months in bottle
|What experts say|
89/100 "This nutty aromatic wine is crisp, tight and with intense acidity. It has a mineral edge as well as citrus fruit, grapefruit and lemon flavors. The wine is lively, perfumed and ready to drink."
Bronze Medal at Decanter World Wine Awards "A toasty, grilled almond nose leads to desiccated pineapple and some honey on the concentrated palate."
|1* Very good wine|
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