Touches of crème fraîche seems to lend a lactic richness to this bristling, light-bodied sparkling wine. A blend of Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, it's mouth-filling and rich in mousse, lingering long with a kiss of biscuit. Drink now through 2018.
Anna Lee C. Iijima joined Wine Enthusiast in 2010. A former attorney turned beverage devotee, she holds a Diploma in Wine and Spirits from the Wine & Spirit Education Trust and is a student in the Masters of Wine Program. She is also an Advanced Sake Professional of the Sake Education Council with an enduring love for saké and shochu.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org