JJ Buckley Fine Wines USD 54.99 750ml

Mumm Napa Dvx Brut 2005

External Review by JJ Buckley Fine Wines:

An exceptional sparkler with depth richness and finesse. Offers distinctive aromas of lemon fresh ginger and rubber that lead to flavors of custard raspberry and spice. The finish is crisp and lively. Drink now through 2014. From California.

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Mumm Napa:
The Mumm Napa winery was completed in 1986 by Guy Devaux as part of a special project of the French Champagne house G.H. Mumm to find a suitable winegrowing location in the U.S. Mr. Devaux found the Carneros region along the Napa River in California’s Napa Valley to be ideal for his project and established Mumm Cuvèe Napa. The winery is currently overseen by head Winemaker ... Read more
The Mumm Napa winery was completed in 1986 by Guy Devaux as part of a special project of the French Champagne house G.H. Mumm to find a suitable winegrowing location in the U.S. Mr. Devaux found the Carneros region along the Napa River in California’s Napa Valley to be ideal for his project and established Mumm Cuvèe Napa. The winery is currently overseen by head Winemaker Ludovic Dervin, a Champagne, France native who produces wines in the celebrated methodè traditionelle.  Working closely with Mr. Dervin is VP of Winemaking and Operations, Rob McNeill.  Together the winemakers focus production on sparkling wines while continuing to produce balanced and distinctive red and white varieties. Read less
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External Reviews for Mumm Napa Dvx Brut

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
06/20/2014

An exceptional sparkler with depth richness and finesse. Offers distinctive aromas of lemon fresh ginger and rubber that lead to flavors of custard raspberry and spice. The finish is crisp and lively. Drink now through 2014. From California.


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
06/20/2014

This is the winery


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
06/20/2014

There is the temptation to simply reference the DVX wine above because both entries are bright brisk chalky stony dare we say it "French-like" in their central personalities. If anything this one goes a touch further in its minerally austerity and is perhaps a touch less rich overall and in the end each is a magnificent bottle on its own. If we might be more likely to pair this one with fresh-shucked Miyagi or Kumomoto oysters it is because it truly hits the cracklingly crisp marker wi


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
03/21/2014

This is the winery's top brut and what a gorgeous wine it is. Blended equally with Pinot Noir and Chardonnay it shows lime tangerine and strawberry flavors that are subtle and rich. The mousse is very fine giving it a silky texture. Beautiful to drink now. - S.H. Wine Enthusiast.


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
01/03/2013

A Proprietary Blend wine from California in USA. 2005 Mumm Cuvee Napa DVX Napa Valley 750ml



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