Alphabetical Guide to U.S. Sparkling Wines

Alphabetical Guide to U.S. Sparkling Wines
Laurent Gruet, winemaker at New Mexico’s Gruet Winery.
From the Dec 31, 2019, issue

These wines were tasted for the U.S. Sparkling Wines tasting report in the December 31, 2019, issue of Wine Spectator magazine, by Tim Fish. For a full analysis of the latest vintages and top wines and top values charts, read United States of Bubbly. WineSpectator.com members can find all reviews, with full tasting notes, in the Wine Ratings Search.

Wine Score Price
ARGYLE
Brut Willamette Valley Extended Tirage Master Series 2008 90 $80
Brut Willamette Valley Vintage 2015 90 $28
BILLSBORO
Sawmill Creek Vineyards Mousseux Finger Lakes 2018 84 $18
BONNY DOON
Grenache Arroyo Seco Rosé Alta Loma Vineyard 2016 89 $36
La Bulle-Moose Blanche Central Coast 2017 84 NA/375ml
BOUNDARY BREAKS
Dry Finger Lakes Bubbly No. 356 2017 86 $20
CA' MOMI
Heartcraft California NV 84 $15
CANNED OREGON
White Bubbles Oregon NV 83 $8/375ml
DOMAINE CARNEROS
Blanc de Blancs Carneros Le Rêve 2012 93 $115
Brut Carneros Ultra 2014 90 $45
Brut Rosé Carneros 2015 92 $42
Brut Rosé Carneros Cuvée de la Pompadour NV 92 $37
DOMAINE CHANDON
Blanc de Noirs California Late Disgorged Reserve NV 88 $50
Brut California NV 88 $18
Brut Carneros étoile NV 90 $50
Rosé California NV 87 $18
Rosé Carneros étoile NV 92 $55
DOMAINE STE. MICHELLE
Brut Columbia Valley NV 88 $13
Brut Rosé Columbia Valley NV 88 $13
Extra Dry Columbia Valley NV 84 $13
Luxe Columbia Valley 2014 86 $20
EOLA HILLS
Rosé Pinot Noir Willamette Valley 2016 80 $42
FLAUNT
Brut Sonoma County NV 91 $48
14 HANDS
Bubbles Columbia Valley NV 80 $6/375ml
DR. KONSTANTIN FRANK
Brut Rosé Finger Lakes 2013 88 $35
GLORIA FERRER
Blanc de Blancs Carneros NV 90 $22
Blanc de Noirs Carneros NV 89 $22
Brut Blanc de Blancs Carneros Late Disgorged 2015 91 $50
Brut Carneros Carneros Cuvée Late Disgorged 2008 92 $80
Brut Rosé Carneros Late Disgorged 2016 92 $50
Brut Sonoma County Sonoma NV 88 $22
Extra Brut Carneros Reserve Cuvée Late Disgorged 2014 89 $50
Rosé Carneros Carneros Cuvée Late Disgorged 2013 92 $85
GRUET
Blanc de Blancs American NV 87 $18
Blanc de Blancs American Sauvage NV 87 $20
Blanc de Noirs American Extended Tirage NV 86 $30
Brut Rosé American NV 87 $19
Demi-Sec American NV 86 $16
Rosé American Extended Tirage NV 83 $34
Rosé American Sauvage NV 87 $20
IRON HORSE
Brut Green Valley of Russian River Valley Classic Vintage 2014 92 $45
Brut Green Valley of Russian River Valley X 2014 92 $54
Brut Rosé Green Valley of Russian River Valley LD 2011 93 $110
Russian Cuvée Green Valley of Russian River Valley 2014 92 $45
Wedding Cuvée Green Valley of Russian River Valley 2014 92 $45
J
Blanc de Noirs Russian River Valley 2014 89 $65
Brut Rosé Russian River Valley NV 91 $45
Brut Rosé Russian River Valley 2014 92 $65
Brut Russian River Valley 2012 90 $60
California Cuvée California NV 88 $27
KORBEL
Blanc de Noirs Sonoma County Champagne Master's Reserve 2016 87 $30
Natural' Russian River Valley 2016 86 $16
LA CREMA
Brut Rosé Russian River Valley NV 89 $45
LAETITIA
Brut de Blancs Arroyo Grande Valley 2016 87 $36
Brut de Noirs Arroyo Grande Valley 2016 84 $36
Brut Rosé Arroyo Grande Valley 2016 87 $30
LAMOREAUX LANDING
Blanc de Blanc Finger Lakes 2014 88 $35
LORING
Brut Rosé California 2014 91 $50
MUMM NAPA
Blanc de Blancs Napa Valley Reserve 2014 91 $44
Blancs de Blancs Napa Valley Extended Tirage 2011 89 $50
Brut Napa County Prestige NV 90 $23
Brut Rosé Napa County NV 89 $24
Brut Rosé Napa County Reserve NV 91 $44
Devaux Ranch Napa County 2014 92 $45
FESS PARKER
Brut Rosé Sta. Rita Hills Fesstivity 2016 87 $49
RICHARD G. PETERSON
Brut Rosé Napa Valley 2013 89 $125
ROCO
Brut Rosé Willamette Valley 2016 91 $65
Brut Willamette Valley RMS 2016 91 $65
ROEDERER ESTATE
Brut Anderson Valley NV 92 $27
Brut Anderson Valley L'Ermitage 2012 95 $48
Brut Rosé Anderson Valley NV 92 $31
Brut Rosé Anderson Valley L'Ermitage 2011 93 $75
SCHARFFENBERGER
Brut Mendocino County Excellence NV 90 $20
Brut Rosé Mendocino County Excellence NV 89 $26
SCHRAMSBERG
Brut Blanc de Blancs North Coast 2016 91 $41
Brut Blanc de Noirs North Coast 2015 90 $43
Brut North Coast Mirabelle NV 90 $29
Brut Rosé Napa Valley Querencia 2015 92 $55
Brut Rosé North Coast 2016 91 $47
Brut Rosé North Coast Mirabelle NV 91 $31
Extra Brut North Coast 2011 93 $85
J. Schram North Coast 2010 93 $120
Rosé North Coast J. Schram 2010 94 $160
SOFIA
Brut Rosé Monterey County 2018 87 $19
SOKOL BLOSSER
Rosé American Evolution NV 88 $24
Bluebird Cuvée Oregon-Washington 2016 87 $25
Rosé Pinot Noir Eola-Amity Hills Blossom Ridge 2015 88 $60
TREVERI
Brut Rosé Columbia Valley Limited Release Series NV 87 $28
TRISAETUM
Brut Rosé Willamette Valley Pashey 2015 90 $65
Extra Brut Blanc de Blancs Willamette Valley Pashey Ribbon Ridge Estate 2015 88 $65
Extra Brut Willamette Valley Pashey Cuveé 2015 87 $65
UNDER THE WIRE
Sparkling Chardonnay Mendocino County Alder Springs 2015 83 $55
WEST + WILDER
Sparkling Rosé California NV 81 NA/250ml
Sparkling White American NV 80 NA/250ml
WILLAMETTE VALLEY VINEYARDS
Brut Willamette Valley 2016 88 $55
WINE CUBE
Rosé California Bubbles NV 83 NA/250ml
White California Bubbles NV 81 NA/250ml
Tasting Reports Sparkling Wines United States

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