Category: Sparkling Wine

Lumiere Sparkling Koshu 2016

★★★★☆ (how do my ratings work?) Hails from: Yamanashi, Japan. Grapes: Koshu Popular with Japanese fusion restaurants in the UK and a sure-fire hit with oysters, this delicate sparkling wine …

Camel Valley Cornwall Brut 2013

★★★★☆ (how do my ratings work?) Hails from: Cornwall, England. Grapes: Chardonnay, Seyval Blanc, Pinot Noir This fizz has a special place in my memory. It’s the flagship sparkling wine …

Cottonworth Classic Cuvée NV

PICK ★★★★★ (how do my ratings work?) Hails from: Hampshire (nr. Andover), England. Grapes: Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Meunier This classy looking English fizz is going to put a smile on …

Furleigh Estate Rosé Brut 2010

PICK ★★★★★ (how do my ratings work?) Hails from: Dorset, England. Grapes: Chardonnay, Meunier, Pinot Noir Instantly fell in love with this wine. A slightly orange but glamorously bright rosé …

Sao Domingos Reserva Extra Brut NV

★★☆☆☆ (how do my ratings work?) Hails from: Anadia, Portugal; Grapes: Arinto, Cercial, Chardonnay Pale coloured with a shy nose of green apple and cream. Pithy lemon palate and a …

Joseph Perrier Royale Vintage 2004

★★★★☆ (how do my ratings work?) Hails from: Champagne, France; Grapes: Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Meunier This Champagne can trace its history back to 1825 and is today owned by Jean-Claude …

Adami Prosecco Brut Garbel NV

★★☆☆☆ (how do my ratings work?) Hails from: Prosecco di Treviso DOC, Italy. Grapes: Glera Briliantly inoffensive – and I mean well with that compliment. It does exactly what Prosecco …

Louis Roederer Estate Quartet Anderson Valley NV

PICK ★★★★★ (how do my ratings work?) Hails from: Anderson Valley in California, USA. Grapes: Chardonnay, Pinot Noir Simply beautifully made. Very fine and persistent mousse that’s brightly coloured and …

Chandon Rosé Brut NV

★★★☆☆ (how do my ratings work?) Hails from: Mendoza, Argentina. Grapes: Chardonnay, Pinot Noir Created by the Champagne House Moet & Chandon, who planted vineyards in the foothills of Uco …