We finally get around to tasting the blue wine from Spain. Since this is a sunny spring afternoon, it was a good time to pop it open and have a clear palate to see what I can compare it to. Word on the street is it is too sweet and not a good regular drinking […]
The Fincalegre Brut of Bodegas Luis Alegre: a sparkling wine from Cava from the chardonnay, macabeo and viura grapes and presents an alcohol content of 11.8%. This sparkling wine scores an average rate of 4 of 5 points
Straw yellow with greenish reflections. The perlage is fine and persistent. Delicate scents of green apple. On the palate it is fresh, aromatic and balanced, with light scents of bread crust and pleasantly acidulous
Dr. L Sparkling Riesling is 100% pure Riesling — the crisp, fruity grape that has made German wine famous for centuries. We make it using the Charmat method, where the second fermentation is done in a pressurized tank to keep the bubbles in the wine.
I finally get a chance to open this Prosecco up and have it with a spicy asian meal. Because of the sparkling bubbly qualities, It tones down the spiciness and played well with the meal. I talk about most of the qualities of the wine as well.
Shows crisp aromas of green apples, chalk and spring flowers, and fresh, tangy fruit flavors in the mouth with a trace of sweetness that is well balanced by acidity.