Saint Hilaire Brut 2018

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France's Oldest Sparkling Wine!
Dry, toasty, smooth and clean Saint-Hilaire Limoux Blanc de Blanc Brut truly captivates with an attractive yeasty aroma and luscious creamy texture. The palate is light and crisp with citrus and apple flavors and the body is just hefty enough. Blanquette de Limoux is probably the oldest sparkling wine in the world. We know that in 1531, the Benedictine Monks of the Abbey of Saint-Hilaire were already producing Blanquette de Limoux which certainly makes it France's Oldest Sparkling Wine preceding Champagne by more than a century The Limoux vineyards are located in Languedoc, in Southern France, at the foothills of the Pyrenees Mountains. The grapes are selected from clay-limestone plots that capture both the Oceanic and Mediterranean influences.

About Saint Hilaire
More than a century before champagne, the Benedictine Monks of the Abbey of Saint-Hilaire in the Southern foothills of Limoux had created France's Very First Sparkling Wine. Today, over four and a half centuries later, Saint-Hilaire Blanquette de Limoux is made in the very same foothills of Southern France.

 

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27 Reviews

5/5
Anne H Aug 4th 2020

A favorite

This is one of my favorite “everyday”sparkling wines... little known - I can get it at my local Fresh Market in the refrigerated section but it is often sold out. I was happy to find it here to ship a case.

5/5
Philip V McCalister Aug 4th 2020

Once Again, Bravo!

Drink Dispatch is a great supplier. St. Hilaire is the best sparkling wine one can buy for the dollar. Shipment is prompt. I will order again, soon!

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