100% Pinot Blanc from Alsace. Impressive character from this dry sparkling wine that's made in the same manner and style as nearby Champagne but at a fraction of the cost.
92 POINTS, Decanter. "Clean, light but aromatic nose - lemon, grapefruit, with a slight yeasty character. Vigorous ripe fruit flavours mingle within a gently creamy texture, balanced by crisp acidity and fine bubbles on the long, citrusy finish."
91 POINTS, Wine Enthusiast. "Touches of lime and lemon zest entice on the shy but refreshing nose. The palate adds a mellow ripe-apple note, helped along by a creamy mousse. The long finish is poised and dry."
Garbèl, which in ancient local dialect means 'a dry, crisp, pleasant wine', is produced from the hilly vineyards in the Colli Trevigiani area. The ample nose releases crisp-edged, complex fruit notes, and the palate is full-flavored with a crisp acidity....
Great savings, don't miss! A nice, dry sparkler from Burgundy. Fine, even bubbles with notes of citrus and white blossoms. A real sense of precision with freshness and citrus and mineral that offer fine length. This is a great alternative...
There is a nice, palate-cleansing salinity in this cheerful sparkling wine. It smells like rose petals and raspberries. The bubbles are subtle and fluttering. The palate is lean but with a grip around the edges. This is a great wine...