From the Washington Post Online:
A reminder that I am now including bottle weights. Under 500 grams = Light; 500-700 grams = Average; and over 700 grams = Heavy. I’m including the weights for the sparkling wine bottles for reference, but they, of course, need to be heavy to contain the pressure of the wine. Weights are measured on my kitchen scale.
Willamette Valley, Ore., $25
Wow! This lovely sparkler from an Oregon wine pioneer family bursts from the glass with flavors of ripe peaches and limes. Don’t look for the toasty complexity of champagne here — but be ready for effusive fruit and fine persistent bubbles to lift your spirits with the first sip. Certified B Corp. ABV: 11 percent. BW: 842 grams (Sparkling).
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