Chenin blanc, 13%, Crowncap, Drinking 2017
Lovely honey scent with vibrant green apple and vivid citric acidity on the palate. Good biscuit autolysis character, leaving a persistent mealy note on the finish. 12.5%.
17/20 Richard Hemming MW
Zesty, fragrant and fresh. This delicious English Sparkler has plenty of panache and all the complexity of its famous French counterparts. Apple and crunchy orchard fruits come to the fore on a wave of fine bubbles, brimming with vibrancy and depth. Whether as an aperitif or paired with food this is utterly charming.
Bottle 75cl £39.99
Gimonnet’s Special Club is a blend of the best of each vintage with the aspiration of creating an elegant style that’s greater than the sum of its parts. It is built on the oldest vines in the Cote des Blancs, including those planted by Didier’s Grandfather in 1911. It is impossible not to attach a huge sentimentality to this wine...more
Bottle 75cl £54.73