Nyetimber Classic Cuvee Sparkling NV
Appearance: Lovely pale gold and gentle, fine bubbles
Nose: Toasty, spicy and complex aromas showing wonderful development after more than three years on lees in the cellar
Palate: The palate supports the complex aromas with honey, almond, pastry and baked apple flavours. Very fine and elegant with a great combination of intensity, delicacy and length
Food Pairing: Smoked salmon, oysters, scallops, asparagus, sushi
About the Wine: The Nyetimber vineyards share similar characteristics with the best sparkling wine vineyards in the world. Greensand and chalk soils allow their vines, in each of their separate sites, to flourish across the south of England. The climate allows for the slow ripening of the grapes, achieving the optimum levels of ripeness and acidity, as well as the complexity and finesse for which the exquisite wines are renowned.
Country: Sussex, Hampshire and Kent, England
Grape Variety: 55 to 65% Chardonnay, 30 to 40% Pinot Noir, 5 to 15% Pinot Meunier