Saturday September 26, 2020

Three Wines: To Try, Buy And Put By

9th October, 2016

Crémant is the legal term for sparkling wine in France, not from Champagne. This superb Alsace example is made identically to Champagne, but with regional pinot blanc joining the pinot noir and meunier. It is superbly textured, lean initially and crisp at the finish, with a cool green apple crunch mid-palate. Delicious and well-priced.

The phrase “mas buscados”, meaning “most wanted”, apparently arises because winemaker Brent King tracked down the grapes, here predominantly...

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