Full Review

Graffiti

Graffiti
NV Blanc de Noirs Brut, India

Pair this wine with:
Chicken Shellfish

Category: Other Sparkling

Date Tasted:
Country: India
Alcohol: 12% RS: <1%
90 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
$23

Graffiti
NV Blanc de Noirs Brut, India

Pair this wine with:
Chicken Shellfish

Category: Other Sparkling

Date Tasted:
Country: India
Alcohol: 12% RS: <1%
Gold color. Exotic, tropical, sweet aromas and flavors of pineapple upside down cake, roasted mango and coconut and papaya with a supple, bright, effervescent, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tingling, stimulating, medium-length finish with elements of grilled pineapple and kiwi-apple relish with fine, fruit tannins and no oak flavor. A exotically tropical and spicy bubbly reminiscent of well-aged Champagne.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Crisp & Lively, Fruity, Juicy & Smooth, Savory & Spicy & Complex
Aroma Aroma: pineapple upside down cake, roasted mango and coconut and papaya
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with elements of grilled pineapple and kiwi-apple relish
Sweetness Sweetness: Dry-yet-Fruity
Enjoy Enjoy: Now-3 years on its own and with food
Recipes Pairing: Butter Chicken, Coconut Crusted Shrimp , Cobb Salad
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A exotically tropical and spicy bubbly reminiscent of well-aged Champagne.

The Producer or Importer

ROKiT Drinks

The Producer or  Importer
17383 Sunset Blvd. #A300
Pacific Palisades, CA 90272
USA
1 -610-360-5493

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Other Sparkling

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Serve in a Champagne Flute
Sparkling wine covers many countries, grape types and quality levels. What all of these wines have in common are bubbles.

How the bubbles get there define the type and quality of the sparkling wine. The most famous sparkling wine of course is Champagne, from the eponymous region in France. These are made by what is known as the Champagne or "classic" method, where the secondary fermentation that produces the sparkle is done in an individual bottle. Other sparkling wines that use this method include Franciacorta and Alta Langa in Italy as well as Cava from Spain.

Other sparkling wines are made when the bubbles (or carbonation) is created in large tanks. While there are many inexpensive, simple sparkling wines made in this method, there are some excellent examples, most notably Prosecco.

Sparkling wines in many cases are meant to be drunk upon release, although the best examples of Champagne can age well for more than a decade. As sparkling wine is celebratory in nature, it is often used for toasting a special event, such as an anniversary or birthday. Yet the finest dry sparking wines work beautifully with a huge array of foods. These wines are arguably the finest food wines in the world.