UK Sparkling: May 2013 panel tasting results

UK Sparkling, sparkling wine, Sharpham Vineyard Sparkling Reserve Devon NV
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Sharpham Vineyard, Sparkling Reserve, Devon NV
Decanter average score:
17pts/20 (90/100pts)
Individual judges’ scores: RH 17.5 JH-S 17 SS 16.5
Bursting with ripe fruit, from apple to some tropical hints. The palate is full with ripe fruit, ripe acidity and a balanced finish. Very expressive and bold. Instant and appealing, and has toasty complexity too.
Drink 2013–2020
Alc 12%
Price £29.95 Peter Osbourne Fine Wines

Judging panel: Richard Hemming (RH), Justin Howard-Sneyd MW (JH-S) Stephen Skelton MW (SS)