Fanciful Name: Mariana Blanc de Blancs Bruto Espumante
Country of Origin: Portugal
Appellation: Vinho Regional Alentejano
Retail Price: $20.99
Tasting Notes: Clean, bright, elegant. All apt descriptors for this superb sparkling wine. The nose is dominated by tree fruit notes, with subtle floral hints. The focus on the palate keeps things lively, with balancing acidity and a longer finish, balancing the fruit and subtle toastiness.