Cava Brut

Brut sparkling white
Blend: Macabeo + Xarel.Lo + Parellada

From: Spain, Penedés DO
By: Vives family @ Mas De La Basserola

Year:  NV
ABV:  11.5%
SIZE:  75cl
CORK:  Natural
Cellar
Organic not certified
Filtered & fined
Very low SO2
Vegan
4 months in oak
High hills
Marl
Manual harvest
Native yeasts
Champagne method
Taste
Colour : Pale yellow
Alcohol : Moderate
Fruit : Inviting
Acidity : Bright
Body : Light
Sweetness : Subtle
Bouquet
Quince
Pear
Almond
Lime
Chalk
Food Match
Veggies
Charcuterie
Poultry
Fish
Shellfish
Cheese strong
Chinese
Indian
BBQ & roast
Oysters
£15.95 including VAT

DESCRIPTION:

A sparkling blend of Xarel. Lo, Macabeo and Parellada from the high foothills of the Penedés , considered to be the birthplace of Cava (the Catalan word for cellar). Cava came to prominence at the end of the nineteenth century when the phylloxera disease ravaged French vineyards and the wine-thirsty French had to look elsewhere.

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