Distinctly lime-scented, almost like lime soap, and slightly sweet. There's a clean crispness that reduces the impression of sugar, and a lingering flavor of lime and orange. Like so many inexpensive Italian sparklers, this is flavorful party wine that goes down easy.
Paul Gregutt is a Contributing Editor for Wine Enthusiast magazine, a founding member of the magazine’s Tasting Panel, and reviews the wines of Oregon and Canada. The author of the critically-acclaimed Washington Wines & Wineries—The Essential Guide, he consulted on the Pacific Northwest entries in current versions of The World Atlas of Wine and The Oxford Companion to Wine.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.