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I expected more

Monday, July 16, 2012

Brand NameFrancois Montand
Wine NameBlanc de Blancs Extra Dry
Vintage (Year)
AVAGascony
CountryFrance
Wine ClassWhite
Wine TypeAiren, Ugni-Blanc
Dry/Sweet Level
(1-5; 5 being the sweetest)
2
Body Range
(1-5; 5 being full-bodied)
2
Alcohol %11.5%
Bottle Size750ml
Price$10 - $20
Site Rating7 (on a scale of 1-10)
  

Okay, so I was thinking that I would get Chardonnay and some other varietals, but instead got a mix of Ugni-Blanc, aka Trebbiano, and Airen, which is used a lot in blending.  It's not bad, tasting of toast, but not one of my main flavor profiles that I have come to know and love.   Not  a lot of bubbles either.

 

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