Sunday, March 23, 2014

Boschendal MCC Grande Cuvee Brut 2009 91+ Points

Boschendal MCC Grande Cuvee Brut 2009 91+ Points

One of South Africa’s flashiest Cap Classique offerings, blend of Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, widely sourced fruits, hence the origin! It may lacked a sense of place and terroir reflections, but this rather full bodied bottle fermented sparkling wine, is a stunning drops that will add joy to any life celebrations, impressively complex, textured with near perfect dosage, persistent length.
Great bargain buy at Checkers Hyper Fourways, R 93/bottle!
Alcohol: moderate | 13%abv

Origin: Western Cape Blends

Notes: lime | stone fruits | yeasty | spicy | warm pastry | nutty

Ideal drinking occasions: Anytime + very special occasions

Serve with: Prawn, fresh ginger and coriander crispy spring rolls

Drink: now until 2023+