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Sparkling wine 2017 Brut Pinot Cuvée, Franconia/Franken, Germany

Type: Sparkling wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 12%
Price: 12.00 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Classical method - second fermentation in bottle
Registration number : #214405619

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: very good (85 WP)
Last reviewed: 19 December, 2019
Editor note: Yeasty and light nutty notes on the nose, light herbaceous notes, mature pomaceous fruit, dried flowers and a touch of yellow spice. Yellow fruit and vegetal notes on the palate, nutty and yeasty aromas, touch of yellow spice, medium-fine mousse, light tannic grip, some oak, fairly persistent and fairly full-bodied, very slightly astringent on an average to good finish.
Best to drink: To 2020

The German wine growing region of Franconia used to be divided into the three areas of Maindreieck, Mainviereck and Steigerwald with 23 large vineyards and 216 individual vineyards. In November 2011, the members of the Franconian Winegrowers' Association adopted a new regulation. The three old areas will be replaced by 12 much smaller ones. These will also replace the 23 large sites in the medium to long term. The old areas once played a role in the predominant marketing of Franconian table wine, which they had lost for some time. Before this conversion, the following description applied to the Maindreieck area:

Main - Flussverlauf mit Maindreieck und Mainviereck

By far the largest...

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