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Schramsberg 2008 Blanc de Noirs

Top 10 American Sparkling Wines 2012

Schramsberg 2008 Blanc de Noirs, one of GAYOT.com's Top 10 American Sparkling Wines 2012

Schramsberg 2008 Blanc de Noirs
North Coast, California

Composed of 91 per cent Pinot Noir and 9 per cent Chardonnay grown in Napa, Sonoma, Marin and Mendocino counties, this vintage sparkling wine offers lovely aromas of apricot and honey. In the mouth, it reveals orange and tangerine flavors with a hint of toasted caramel.

Rating: 14.5/20
Price: $41

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