Nyetimber Classic Cuvée 2007

Member Review by Lindy Hemsley:

Yeasty bread nose and a deeply savoury spicy palate. Naming the fruit eluded for a while but think quince comes closest. Full in the mouth, a long finish. This might even tempt me away from my beloved Pol occasionally.

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Nyetimber Vineyard:
A new era for English wine began in 1988 when the first Nyetimber vineyards were planted in the heart of West Sussex. The aim – to make premium sparkling wine that would rival Champagne. That aim has been fully realised, and over the years the wines have attracted international acclaim and set a high benchmark for premium sparkling wines the world over. Now the largest vineyard in the UK, the ... Read more
A new era for English wine began in 1988 when the first Nyetimber vineyards were planted in the heart of West Sussex. The aim – to make premium sparkling wine that would rival Champagne. That aim has been fully realised, and over the years the wines have attracted international acclaim and set a high benchmark for premium sparkling wines the world over. Now the largest vineyard in the UK, the Nyetimber Estate comprises 350 acres under vine and it is the fusion of expertise in the vineyard together with highly skilled winemaking that sets the wines apart. Also unique in the UK, Nyetimber is the only producer to make premium sparkling wine exclusively from estate grown fruit, thus ensuring complete control at every stage of the process. Classic Cuvée is the signature style from Nyetimber and is a blend of white Chardonnay fruit and Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier, both black grapes. Vintage dated each year, our winemakers draw upon this palette of base wines to create a wine of structure and complexity through the exacting process of 'assemblage', or blending Read less
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RiceSelect's creamy Arborio gets blended with sweet potato, coconut milk and vanilla to create this decadent cheesecake. Pairs well with Saunternes; a white dessert wine that has hints of coconut from aging in oak barrels.

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Snooth User: Lindy Hemsley
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5.00 5
Vintage: 2001 01/17/2010

Yeasty bread nose and a deeply savoury spicy palate. Naming the fruit eluded for a while but think quince comes closest. Full in the mouth, a long finish. This might even tempt me away from my beloved Pol occasionally.


Snooth User: gregnbaker
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4.00 5
Vintage: 2001 03/05/2009

A wonderful 'champagne', apples on the nose, good acidity, quite a bit of yeast...dry finish...


Snooth User: colinrchorley
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5.00 5
Vintage: 2000 12/23/2007

The most amazing deep amber colour I have seen in a sparkling wine. As good as anything from Champagne, really fresh sweet apple flavour.




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