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Rubus

Rubus
NV Brut Blanc De Blancs, France

Pair this wine with:
Chicken

Category: Blanc de Blancs

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 11% RS: 0.00%
86 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$12
Best Buy

Rubus
NV Brut Blanc De Blancs, France

Pair this wine with:
Chicken

Category: Blanc de Blancs

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 11% RS: 0.00%
Silvery emerald straw color. Aromas of multigrain nut toast, roasted limes and stone fruit, and green papaya salad with a bright, bubbly, dry medium body and a medium apricot, tarragon, jolly rancher, and roasted lime finish with no oak flavor. A refreshing French sparkler for picnics and bbq’s.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Crisp & Lively
Aroma Aroma: multigrain nut toast, roasted limes and stone fruit, and green papaya salad
Taste Flavor: apricot, tarragon, jolly rancher, and roasted lime
Sweetness Sweetness: Dry
Enjoy Enjoy: Now Enjoy with food
Recipes Pairing: Oven Fried Chicken, Chicken Kebobs, Cobb Salad
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A refreshing French sparkler for picnics and bbq's.

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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Blanc de Blancs

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Serve in a Champagne Flute
Blanc de Blancs, literally "white from white" refers to a Champagne or other sparkling wine that is made with only white grapes. For Champagne that white grape is exclusively Chardonnay. Blanc de Blancs also pair beautifully with many types of seafood, from grouper to tilapia.

As Chardonnay grown in the Champagne region has such naturally high acidity, the common thinking is that a Blanc de Blancs Champagne ages better than most other Champagnes, although its aging potential depends on numerous factors, including vine age, depth of fruit and cellar practices.

The term Blanc de Blancs is also used for other sparkling wines; the meaning is the same - only white varieties are allowed.