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Top 10 Thanksgiving Wines

Schramsberg 2012 Crémant Demi-Sec

Schramsberg 2012 Crémant Demi-Sec has the fruit-forward character of Gewürztraminer with the strength and depth of Sémillon

Type: SPARKLING

Origin: Napa Valley, California

Schramsberg has been producing delightful bubbly in Calistoga for many a long year. Crémant is French for "creamy," which is a far more enjoyable sparkling wine than "chunky" style. (It's easier to spread on crackers, too, while snacking during Thanksgiving.) The main grape in the blend is Flora, a hybrid developed at UC Davis that unites the fruit-forward character of Gewürztraminer with the strength and depth of Sémillon. There's a medley of great tastes at work in this off-dry offering, including hazelnuts, tropical fruit and freshly baked apple pie.


Rating: 15/20

Price: $40

For more information, visit the Schramsberg official website

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