Quite full on first entry with raspberry and floral notes. Flavour lingers and refreshes . Good length too.
50 Great Cavas 2018
Immediately impressive - green apple notes with underlying brioche aromas, floral.
Golden. Elegant on the palate and develops in the mouth with ginger notes coming through and a little endearing creaminess, finishing picante.
Lovely, inviting colour. Shy entry but develops body and depth of flavour. A wine to serve throughout dinner, lengthy finish.
Blanched almonds on an initially closed nose, that opens to reveal some pleasant vanilla notes and white flowers. Medium length.
Lively in the glass, inviting. Elegance which develops into fullness on the palate. Slightly creamy with a pleasing finish.
Develops very well on the palate after a slow start. A little meaty in the mouth with roast lamb notes, body and depth - good for dinner table!
Slightly picante on the palate with ginger flavours blending well with the fresh feel of the wine. Creamy from long ageing. Lengthy finish.
Vibrant and crisp. Lemon citrus nose with pears on the palate. Full and lingering finish.
Yeasty, bready notes on the nose. Straw coloured. A little lemon and baked apple flesh flavour. Finish a little short.
Refreshing elegance with a creamy mousse. Rounded and full with a lemon zest aroma and a touch of coconut all coming through on the palate plus lightly toasted almonds.
Crisp entry on to the palate. Toasty citrus notes on the nose with conference pear too. Creamy mouthfeel with a slightly bitter, food-friendly finish.
Brioche, bakery notes to the fore, complemented by some grapefruit and lime aromas which follow through onto palate. Persistent mousse.
Elegance and freshness combined. Citrus notes blend with the patisserie aromas, bread baking. Will be very good with food, a pleasant slightly bitter finish.
Brioche and Danish Pastry, but without the sweetness. Passing reference to coconut, some citrus notes. Clean and refreshing, lengthy finish.
Pleasant first hit with a little fresh acidity. Slightly closed nose. Some elegance though a short finish.
Elegant and fresh, yet aged. It's creamy in terms of texture and also slightly on the palate with a faint whisp of ginger. Enjoy this with Thai cuisine!
Vibrant mousse, creamy, apples and slightly under-ripe pears. A little toast on the nose with a citrus lime. Quite short finish.
Quite golden coloured with some fresh herbs on the nose. White flowers and grapefruit with a lick of acidity for a clean and refreshing finish.
Pale lime coloured with some green apple on the nose. A slight creaminess with a brief reference to Acacia honey on first hit, finishing in a food friendly manner with a faint bitterness.
Golden in colour. A combination of lime and lemon notes with green apple skin and a touch of caramel on the palate. Medium finish.
Initially closed on nose, opens out to reveal floral notes with cider-esque apple, some lemon and toast too. Medium finish, clean and refreshing.
Crisp, fruity entrance. Some understated lemon with a slight honey-sweetness.
Pleasant entrance, some brioche notes and blanched almonds, a little fudge/caramel in there too, becoming more toffee-apple as the crispness makes its mark. Creamy on mid-palate.
Banana and green apples on the nose with coconut, toast and some blanched almond. Elegance. Some body too. Melon on the finish, which is crisp but not lean.
Buttery with citrus fruit and bitter almond. A helpful acidic lift tempers the slight butterscotch notes on the mid-palate. Finishes fresh and quite long with a dash of cream.
Ripe fruit slight sweetness on entry with lemon peel zest coming through.
Creamy texture with a fruit driven entry. Sweet/bitter balance. Danish pastry nose with some citrus and blanched almond. Slight toastiness. Good structure.
Elegance. A fine, persistent mousse. Lime and lemon citrus notes, bready/yeasty. Floral notes with baked apples and a little toast on the palate. Lengthy finish. Pleasing!
Understated lemon zest combining with baker's yeast. Fullness on the palate, filling the mouth, but elegant too.
Freshness on the nose, stimulating bubbles, slight reference to herbs a very faint grapefruit zest. Lasting finish.
Lovely entry, inviting. A touch of quince on the palate, balanced with some bitter almond on the finish.
Fresh with pleasing acidity and mousse. Creamy and long with a hint of stewed apple.
Some marzipan and Turrón on the nose. Aged but fresh still. Golden colour. Good length with lingering flavours of ripe lemon and melon.
Ripe fruit from start to finish! It's fresh and elegant too. A graceful, yet fully flavoured wine. Slight reference to Magnolia flowers on first sniff.
Endearing caramel notes, a touch smokey with figs on the palate, slightly jammy notes, though not sweet. Medium finish.
An acidic lick runs throughout the palate, balancing a slightly sweet element. Finishes fruit sweet, but with just a touch of lemon citrus.
Combination of freshness and venerable age. Toasty notes with bready aromas, a little lemon acidy and blanched almonds. Long Finish.
Fresh. Brioche, apple and citrus notes with some bitter almond on the finish. A food Cava, with body.
Strawberry and endearing sour cherry.
Floral notes on the nose with a slight bitterness on the finish with a touch of lemon acidity making it a good partner for salmon, trout and other fish dishes.
Pink rose petals on the nose and a lovely pale rosé colour. Fresh with slightly under-ripe strawberry and fresh cranberry.
Pale colour with good body and mouth-feel. Soft red fruits to the fore. Charming.
Ripe strawberries. Lingering soft red fruits on the finish. Fresh.
A citric, slight bitterness on first entry with blanched almonds coming to the fore and some distant pear and apple notes.
Slightly sweet note on entry with caramel and toasty notes, giving way to citrus and a touch of food friendly almond bitterness on the finish.
Outstanding - elegance and body. Some ripe pear and a little baked apple on the palate. On the nose bakery notes combining with fruit, fresh lemon and lime.
Fine mousse and elegance on the palate. Some stewed apple along with notes of bread. Endearing, refreshing lemon zest lick on the medium length finish.
Citrus notes with white flowers on the nose. Refreshing bubbles.
Apple and pear notes with soft mousse. A crisp citrus flavour on the palate. Mid-length finish.
Vegetal notes with some citrus breaking through. Refreshing and quite full. Has presence on the palate.
Toasty with citrus and blanched almond notes. Pale gold colour, slightly short finish. Fresh.
Charming entry. Fresh mousse with some brioche aromas and crisp acidity, body too. Food friendly
Closed nose initially, opening to give lemon citrus notes
White flower fragrance blending with lemon and lime citrus notes. Body and depth of flavour; long finish. Lovely!
Patisserie notes on the nose, blanched almonds and brief note of mountain herbs. Refreshing. Mid-length finish.