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, sparkling wine, Henners Rosé 2010
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Henners, Rosé, East Sussex 2010
Decanter average score:
17.25pts/20 (90+/100pts)
Individual judges’ scores: RH 16.5 JH-S 18 SS 17
Excellent, powerful, fruity nose. Tangy acidity and restrained red fruit, very classically styled. Lovely, focused and expressive plum fruit, with great depth of flavour and complexity. Great balance and with flavours that fill the mouth to the end.
Drink 2013–2015
Alc 12%
Price £29 Boutinot, Red & White Wines, Wine Pantry

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

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