UK Sparkling: May 2013 panel tasting results

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There may have been no Outstanding scores, but our judges were impressed at the consistently high quality, particularly from Chardonnay and from the 2009 and 2010 vintages in our panel tasting as featured in the Decanter May 2013 issue. See all the highly recommended and recommeded UK sparkling wines here...
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UK sparkling, Jenkyn Place Brut 2009
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Jenkyn Place Vineyard, Brut, Hampshire 2009
Decanter average score:
16.75pts/20 (89/100pts)
Individual judges’ scores: 15.5 16.5 18
Elegant
nose with good autolytic notes and ripe fruit. Attractively fresh and
easygoing, with good ripeness of fruit and a lovely balance.
Alc 12%
Drink 2013–2016
Price £21.99–£27
Berry Bros & Rudd, Caviste, Christopher Piper, Handford, Imbibros,
Sparkling English Wine, Waitrose, Wimbledon Wine Cellar

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

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