Marks & Spencer, Vintage Cava, Penedès, Spain 2016

90
Tasted by: Tina Gellie
(at Waterside House W2, 06 Oct 2021)
Drinking Window: 2021 - 2022
Using the three traditional grapes, this is a very tasty Cava for the money, made by noted producer Freixenet. Made in the traditional method, it spent 20 months on its lees and the bone-dry palate has good toasty and creamy autolytic notes and ripe but crisp citrus flavours. In store only.
Marks & Spencer, Vintage Cava, Penedès, Spain 2016
Producer
Marks & Spencer
Brand
Vintage
Vintage
2016
Wine Type
Sparkling
Colour
White
Country
Spain
Region
Penedès
Appellation
Cava
Sweetness
Dry
Closure
Cork
Alcohol
12.00%
Body
Light
Grapes
60% Macabeo
20% Parellada
20% Xarel-lo