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Baron Aime

Baron Aime
NV Brut Rose, Pinot Noir, Cremant De Bourgogne

Pair this wine with:
Chicken

Category: Cremant de Bourgogne

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 12% RS: 1%
94 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
$20
Best Buy

Baron Aime
NV Brut Rose, Pinot Noir, Cremant De Bourgogne

Pair this wine with:
Chicken

Category: Cremant de Bourgogne

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 12% RS: 1%
Steely amber color. Aromas and flavors of strawberry, green apple, toasted oats, and creme fraiche with a satiny, lively, finely carbonated, dry light-to-medium body and a tingling, intricate, medium-length finish that presents overtones of slightly under ripe wild strawberries, apricot, warm bread dough, and lemon zest. Lively and bright for a perfect apéritif yet with just enough richness and body to carry you in seamlessly to the first course.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Juicy & Smooth
Aroma Aroma: strawberry, green apple, toasted oats, and creme fraiche
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with overtones of slightly under ripe wild strawberries, apricot, warm bread dough, and lemon zest
Sweetness Sweetness: Dry
Enjoy Enjoy: Now on its own and with food
Recipes Pairing: Oven Fried Chicken, Chicken Kebobs, Cobb Salad
Bottom Line Bottom Line: Lively and bright for a perfect apéritif yet with just enough richness and body to carry you in seamlessly to the first course.

The Producer or Importer

Kysela Pere Et Fils, Ltd.

The Producer or  Importer
331 Victory Rd
Winchester, VA 22602
USA
1 540-722-9228

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Cremant de Bourgogne

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Serve in a Champagne Flute
Sparkling wine is a time-honored tradition in France. The most famous is Champagne, from the eponymous region in the northeast reaches of the country, but there are other excellent examples. These include sparking wines from Alsace, Burgundy and Loire; they are known as "cremant" or "mousseux" and are made in styles ranging from dry to medium sweet. They can be made in white or rosé styles, although there are a few red versions (Bourgogne Mousseux is the term for sparkling red Burgundy).

There are also sparkling wines made in regions such as the Jura, Rhone Valley and Bordeaux.