Codorniu "Cuvee Barcelona" - Cava Brut DO - Penedes - Spain

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Product SKU
CH53
Predominant fruity aromas from the traditional varietals: white fruit (apple, pear), citrus and notes of white flowers. An expressive balanced mouthfeel that is creamy and fresh. Cava with minimum 9 months of ageing
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Country SPAIN Region Penedes Grape Varietal Macabeo, Parellada, Xarello

Product Description

Description

Predominant fruity aromas from the traditional varietals: white fruit (apple, pear), citrus and notes of white flowers. An expressive balanced mouthfeel that is creamy and fresh. Cava with minimum 9 months of ageing

How to pair it

  • Meat Assortment of tapas and finger food, white meats, appetizers & BBQ.
  • Seafood Great with fish and seafood!

Accolades

Awards

James Suckling 91 Points

As one of the most famous American wine critics and journalists, James Suckling is among the leading experts on wines and was a former editor for Wine Spectator. He now conducts his own personal reviews online and conferences

Critique Review

Let’s go to Barcelona! This doesn’t only have plenty of fresh white-fruit character, but also fresh herbs and lemon zest. Great balance and a very refreshing, dry finish.

James Suckling

Wine Facts

More Information
Product Type Champagne & Sparkling
Grape Varietal Macabeo, Parellada, Xarello
Region Penedes
Country SPAIN
Winemakers Bruno Colomer
Producer Codorniu
Average age of vines 20 yrs
Harvest method Mechanical
Fermentation & maceration Yes
Aging 9 months
Mouth Attribute Balanced, Buttery, Fresh, Fruity, Medium Bubbles
Nose Attribute Citrus, Floral, Apple
SKU CH53

Vineyard Info

The Cuvee Barcelona Cava Brut comes from the oldest Cava producer in Spain, Codorniu, which is a family winery founded in 1551. For this special cuvee, the winegrowing and winemaking steps are done right near the city of Barcelona. Let yourself be carried away by the taste of Barcelona. Imagine you are strolling along Passeig de Gracia or through Barceloneta… and savour Mediterranean traditional varietals: Macabeu, Xarello and Parellada. A cava crafted with traditional techniques and presented in a bottle inspired in the typical stained glass windows of Modernist Barcelona.

Description

Predominant fruity aromas from the traditional varietals: white fruit (apple, pear), citrus and notes of white flowers. An expressive balanced mouthfeel that is creamy and fresh. Cava with minimum 9 months of ageing

How to pair it

  • Meat Assortment of tapas and finger food, white meats, appetizers & BBQ.
  • Seafood Great with fish and seafood!

Awards

James Suckling 91 Points

As one of the most famous American wine critics and journalists, James Suckling is among the leading experts on wines and was a former editor for Wine Spectator. He now conducts his own personal reviews online and conferences

Critique Review

Let’s go to Barcelona! This doesn’t only have plenty of fresh white-fruit character, but also fresh herbs and lemon zest. Great balance and a very refreshing, dry finish.

James Suckling
More Information
Product Type Champagne & Sparkling
Grape Varietal Macabeo, Parellada, Xarello
Region Penedes
Country SPAIN
Winemakers Bruno Colomer
Producer Codorniu
Average age of vines 20 yrs
Harvest method Mechanical
Fermentation & maceration Yes
Aging 9 months
Mouth Attribute Balanced, Buttery, Fresh, Fruity, Medium Bubbles
Nose Attribute Citrus, Floral, Apple
SKU CH53

The Cuvee Barcelona Cava Brut comes from the oldest Cava producer in Spain, Codorniu, which is a family winery founded in 1551. For this special cuvee, the winegrowing and winemaking steps are done right near the city of Barcelona. Let yourself be carried away by the taste of Barcelona. Imagine you are strolling along Passeig de Gracia or through Barceloneta… and savour Mediterranean traditional varietals: Macabeu, Xarello and Parellada. A cava crafted with traditional techniques and presented in a bottle inspired in the typical stained glass windows of Modernist Barcelona.