Flat Rock Sparkling Brut 2007, VQA Twenty Mile Bench

Sparkling White Sparkling White
Ontario, Canada

$35.00 (0238311)

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Critic Reviews (2)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This has an intense, classically toasty, nougat and honey nose of maturing bubbly, with generous lemon and dried pear...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Wow. This is head and shoulders above Flatrock's "Riddled" sparkling cuvée. A brief, half-year passage in old oak...

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Neil Phillips
Neil Phillips

Don't let the crown cap fool you - this is a serious traditional method sparkling from Ontario.

Medium-golden colour, to be expected at this age.

Lots of fresh dough on the nose, with golden delicious apple, pear, lemon zest.

A fine mouse, with a much more creamy mouthfeel than you'd expect: this has stuffing. Loads of apple, lemon, hint of over-ripe gooseberry.

Finish is long and persistent.

Tasted May 2014

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