Winestate Magazine

THE COMING OF THE CRÉMANTS? FRANCE’S OTHER BUBBLIES

HAS the time finally come for crémants to carve a slightly bigger cut of the sparkling wine cake? These wines are generally regarded as potentially good value. The quality of these bubblies has been improving over the last couple of decades, and further impetus in that direction has seen the recent creation of tighter regulations for top cuvées in three of the crémant appellations.

What are crémants? The umbrella term is used to denote one group of regional French sparkling wines made outside of the Champagne region, and made in the traditional method, that is, the same way as Champagne. (There are also

Anda sedang membaca pratinjau, daftarlah untuk membaca selengkapnya.

Lainnya dari Winestate Magazine

Winestate Magazine1 mnt membaca
Whicher Ridge
SEE, SMELL, TASTE, EXPERIENCE Whicher Ridge is the result of 10 years of work by the dynamic duo of Neil and Cathy Howard, a vigneron and winemaker couple with a combined 50 years of grape growing and winemaking experience between them. The couple sp
Winestate Magazine4 mnt membaca
The Brightest Of Outlooks
BRENT Marris has never been one to do things by halves. The man who once answered an interview question about his state of mind being, “energised, excited, buoyant and upbeat” seldom seems to have a different setting. From his early years as the son
Winestate Magazine2 mnt membaca
How We Judge winestate Magazine Tasting Criteria our Star Rating System
Wines are invited from any producer, provided that they meet the criteria of the class being judged. The class may be a regional, style or new release tasting and generally the wines must be available for consumers to purchase, although we have museu