Gloria Ferrer Sonoma Brut, Traditional Method, Sonoma County

Sparkling White Sparkling White
California, Usa

$33.95 (192898)

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October 13, 2018

Critic Reviews (7)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a mid-weight, fairly complex and firm sparkler from a leading California producer owned by Freixnet of Spain....

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Marc Chapleau
Marc Chapleau

Pleasantly brioche, nice acidity by the way, the wine is relatively tense while being generous. At 13.5 g per liter,...

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Anthony Gismondi
Anthony Gismondi

Sonoma Brut is a blend of more than 40 separate lots of mostly pinot noir and some chardonnay grown on the 340-acre...

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Steve Thurlow
Steve Thurlow

Excellent value for a quality bubbly; especially the convenient 375ml bottle. Lively and refreshing with toasty,...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A very classy, mid-weight, traditional method sparkler from the ever elegant Gloria Ferrer in Sonoma. Lacking a touch...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

This is a lean and sharp bottling for Ferrer's classic Sonoma brut, certainly on the drier end of the brut spectrum,...

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Margaret Swaine
Margaret Swaine

From Sonoma County in California, Gloria Ferrer sparkling wines made in the traditional champagne method always...

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Community Reviews (2)

Edward Rasiulis
Edward Rasiulis

Blush in colour with fine mousse & medium to medium+ intensity.

Positives: Simply delicious & easy drinking. Raspberry, lemon tart, pear, light yeast, flan, molasses & ginger. Medium to medium+ body, good acidity & length.

Negatives: None.

Interesting Thing: Made in the traditional method. Drink now on its or or pair it with quail eggs & caviar. This wine was ranked #78 on Wine Spectator's Top 100 list of 2009.

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Tasted: 20 Feb 12

Score: 9+/10, Value: 9.5/10, Total: 19/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4.5

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