Now I believe in miracles
And a miracle has happened tonight
But, if you're thinkin' about my baby
It don't matter if you're black or white
- Michael Jackson, Black or White (1991)
These two English fizzes are both, technically, white wines - however, one is made exclusively from black grapes, the other from exclusively white.
Made from the finest hand-selected grapes from Denbies’ single estate vineyard, and bottle-aged for 27 months, these premium English sparklers are now available to buy online at www.denbies.co.uk.
Good now to Very Good in 5 years.
Drink with roast white meats such as chicken or monkfish in a beurre noisette sauce.
Denbies Cubitt Reserve Blanc de Noirs 2013 (£34) made from hand-picked Pinot Noir from Denbies’ vineyard; pale gold, delicate red fruits and farmyardy nose with yeasty brioche; creamy and full with baked pear fruit and hints of strawberry; fine mousse, freshness and a mineral backbone.
Will improve with age.
Drink with pate or game.