Sunday, March 29, 2015

Schloss Vaux Cuvee Vaux Brut 2011

Date of Tasting: 28 December 2014
Wine Type: Sparkling White
Grape Varieties: Pinot Blanc, Pinot Noir, and Riesling
Alcohol: 12%
Origin: Rheingau, Germany
Appellation: Klassische Flaschengarung
Expect to Pay: ~ EUR15
Chubby Appreciation: 89/100
Professional Rating: n.a.

Appearance: Light yellow
Aroma: Mineral and melon
Palate: Fine acidity and effervescence. Citrus, apple, and peach notes. Dry and crisp.

This bottle of sparkling wine fro Germany is a no joke production. A pretty nice and delicious at good value aperitif with the marriage between, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Noir, and Riesling. Harmonious but yet hidden with power. It should be a brilliant entertainer for a few years. Grab some oysters to savour or a chillax weekend as aperitif will also do. Cheers!!!!!

Score Explanation
95+ = classic and extraordinary
90+ = outstanding in its class
85+ = recommended wine with some degree of enjoyment
80+ = drinkable occasionally

WA = Wine Advocate
AG = Antonio Galloni
WS = Wine Spectator
WE = Wine Enthusiast
JR = Jancis Robinson
DC = Decanter
JS = James Suckling
BH = Burghound
FS = Falstaff Magazine
ST = Stephen Tanzer
CT = Cellar Tracker Average Score

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