French Wine - Sparkling
Domaine B&B Bouché Crémant de Limoux Rosé NV
The Bouché family have made lovely Champagne since 1920. Now, they’ve set up shop in southern France’s celebrated Limoux region (the original home of sparkling wine) to craft this elegant pink fizz. Look for a creamy mousse and ripe berry flavors.
Virginie T Champagne Rosé NV
Here’s an elegant rosé from ‘the princess of Champagne,’ Virginie Taittinger. Crafted with 85% Premier and Grand Cru fruit, it’s a perfect marriage of Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier. Delectable solo or with red berry desserts.
Abbesse de Loire Crémant de Loire Rosé 2018
This stylish arrival hails from the Loire Valley, where expert craftsmen in Saumur take advantage of a similar climate and soils as Champagne. Made using the same “traditional” method, it’s bursting with delicate bubbles and crisp, red-berry flavor.
Abbesse de Loire Crémant Blanc NV
Noël Bougrier’s lovely Loire Valley crémant was made in the traditional method and offers delicate bubbles with inviting aromas and flavors of fresh pear, green apple, and juicy peach. A fantastic-value alternative to pricier Champagne.