Original
15 Ratings
Schramsberg Vineyards J Schram Brut

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Wine Description

(1999 Vintage) The 1999 J. Schram opens with aromas of glazed pineapple, orange marmalade and crisp green apples. Just-baked puff pastry and rich creamy notes are derived from barrel fermentation (38%) and yeast aging. This powerful wine showcases the bright citrus and tangy, tropical fruit of the Tognetti, Hyde and Schwarze Chardonnay Vineyards in southern Napa in the Carneros region. The addition of 24% Pinot Noir lends subtle red fruit aromas and gives breadth to both the nose and palate. A creamy yet refres...

(1999 Vintage)

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  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Connoisseurs' Guide
  • Wine News
    Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by The Wine News
  • Wine News
    (1999 Vintage)
  • Wine Enthusiast
    (1999 Vintage)