Friday, November 21, 2014

WOW! 97 Point Rated sparkling for under $40 !!!

L'Ermitage 2004

2006 Roederer L'Ermitage Sparkling Wine...$37.99
All the benefits of maturity come through in this deliciously complex flagship sparkling wine of the French-owned estate. It shows very minute, slow-rising bubbles and a beautiful bouquet of ginger, cinnamon, cherry and fresh croissants. The flavors are layered, intricate, subtle but somehow rich. A lush and seemingly soft texture is supported by fresh acidity that… — J.G. (12/1/2014)
Rated 97/100 The Wine Enthusiast
This shows a sense of grace and balance that belies its complexity and sophistication. Delicate brioche and apple aromas lead to long and sleek flavors of spicy hazelnut, lemon and ginger that finish with an impeccably crisp mineral note. 3,259 cases made. –TF
Rated 93/100 The Wine Spectator

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