Alphabetical Guide to U.S. Sparkling Wines

Alphabetical Guide to U.S. Sparkling Wines
In Oregon's Willamette Valley, Argyle Winery makes top-notch sparklers. (Andrea Johnson)
From the Dec 31, 2020, issue

Nearly 100 wines here were tasted by Tim Fish for the emerging U.S. sparkling wine tasting report in the Dec. 31, 2020 issue of Wine Spectator magazine. For full analysis and a chart of recommended wines, read "Pop Culture". WineSpectator.com members can find all reviews, with full tasting notes, in the Wine Ratings Search.

Wine Score Price
A TO Z WINEWORKS
Rosé Bubbles Oregon NV 86 $16
ADELSHEIM
Blanc de Blancs Willamette Valley 2014 90 $75
ARBOR BROOK
Extra Brut Willamette Valley Célébrer la Vie 2016 88 $59
ARGYLE
Blanc de Blancs Dundee Hills Knudsen Vineyard Artisan Series 2015 92 $50
Brut Dundee Hills Knudsen Vineyard 2016 93 $50
Brut Dundee Hills Knudsen Vineyard Artisan Series 2015 91 $50
Brut Rosé Willamette Valley Artisan Series 2016 89 $50
Brut Rosé Willamette Valley Artisan Series 2015 89 $50
Brut Willamette Valley Extended Tirage Master Series 2009 93 $80
Brut Willamette Valley Vintage Grower Series 2016 91 $28
BERAN & STEORRA
Brut Russian River Valley Steorra NV 88 $25
BREATHLESS
Brut Sonoma County NV 87 $27
CASCADIAN OUTFITTERS
Rosé Sparkling Columbia Valley NV 86 $5/375ml
White Sparkling Columbia Valley NV 83 $5/375ml
CRUSE WINE CO.
Tradition California NV 86 $45
DECOY
Brut California Cuvée NV 90 $25
DOMAINE CARNEROS
Blanc de Blancs Carneros Le Rêve 2013 94 $120
Brut Carneros 2016 93 $33
Brut Carneros Estate 2015 93 $36
Brut Carneros Ultra 2015 93 $46
Brut Rosé Carneros 2016 93 $44
DOMAINE CHANDON
Blanc de Blancs Carneros By The Bay Cuveé P15 Carneros Vineyard Reserve NV 88 $30
Brut California NV 89 $19
Brut Carneros étoile NV 92 $50
Brut Rosé California NV 88 $19
Pinot Noir California Blanc De NV 89 $19
Rosé Carneros étoile NV 89 $55
FLAUNT
Brut Russian River Valley 2017 89 $48
FOX RUN
Blanc de Blancs Finger Lakes 2014 87 $NA
GLORIA FERRER
Brut Carneros Royal Cuvée Late Disgorged 2013 93 $40
Rosé Carneros Carneros Cuvée Late Disgorged 2014 92 $85
GOLDENEYE
Brut Rosé Anderson Valley 2017 91 $65
GRAN MORAINE
Brut Rosé Yamhill-Carlton NV 94 $50
GRUET
Blanc de Blancs American NV 88 $19
Pinot Meunier New Mexico 30th Anniversary NV 86 $42
Rosé American Sauvage NV 83 $21
THE INFINITE MONKEY THEOREM
The Bubble Universe Grand Valley 2015 88 $50
IRON HORSE
Blanc de Blancs Green Valley of Russian River Valley Ocean Reserve 2016 91 $55
Brut Green Valley of Russian River Valley Classic Vintage 2016 93 $48
Brut Green Valley of Russian River Valley Classic Vintage 2015 91 $45
Brut Green Valley of Russian River Valley LD 2012 92 $110
Russian Cuvée Green Valley of Russian River Valley 2016 91 $48
Russian Cuvée Green Valley of Russian River Valley 2015 89 $45
Wedding Cuvée Green Valley of Russian River Valley 2016 93 $48
J
Blanc de Noirs Russian River Valley 2016 90 $65
Blanc de Noirs Russian River Valley 2015 90 $65
Brut Russian River Valley 2013 91 $60
KORBEL
Blanc de Noirs California NV 87 $14
Brut California NV 88 $14
Brut California Organic Grapes 2017 89 $16
Brut Rosé California NV 88 $14
Natural' Russian River Valley 2017 87 $16
KORI
Blanc de Blancs Santa Lucia Highlands Highlands Vineyard 2018 90 $45
LA CREMA
Blanc de Blancs Willamette Valley 2015 90 $65
LANGE
Blanc de Blancs Dundee Hills Mia Mousseux 2018 87 $70
Brut Rosé Dundee Hills Mia Mousseux 2018 89 $70
LOUIS POMMERY
Brut California NV 90 $21
Brut Rosé California NV 90 $27
MAKER
Sauvignon Blanc Lake County Sparkling 2019 87 $NA/250ml
MUMM NAPA
Blanc de Noirs Napa County 2015 90 $50
Brut Napa County Prestige NV 89 $24
Brut Napa County Prestige Extended Tirage NV 93 $34
Brut Rosé Napa County NV 88 $24
Brut Rosé Napa County Reserve NV 89 $44
Devaux Ranch Napa County 2015 91 $48
DVX Napa Valley 2012 94 $70
Rosé Napa Valley DVX 2014 91 $80
PAULA KORNELL
Blanc de Noir Napa Valley 2017 91 $50
Brut California NV 90 $22
ROEDERER ESTATE
Brut Anderson Valley NV 90 $28
Brut Anderson Valley L'Ermitage 2013 92 $55
Brut Rosé Anderson Valley NV 91 $32
Brut Rosé Anderson Valley L'Ermitage 2012 95 $75
SANS WINE CO.
Rosé Bubbles Mendocino County NV 84 $10/375ml
SCHARFFENBERGER
Brut Mendocino County Excellence NV 87 $20
Brut Rosé Mendocino County Excellence NV 88 $26
SCHRAMSBERG
Blanc de Blancs Napa Valley Carneros Hyde Vineyards 2014 92 $85
Blanc de Noirs Anderson Valley Juster Vineyard 2014 93 $85
Brut Blanc de Blancs North Coast 2017 93 $41
Brut Blanc de Blancs North Coast Late Disgorged 2008 93 $110
Brut Blanc de Noirs North Coast 2016 89 $43
Brut Blanc de Noirs North Coast Late Disgorged 2008 90 $110
Brut Rosé North Coast 2017 90 $47
Demi-Sec Napa Valley Crémant 2016 87 $42
J. Schram North Coast 2011 92 $130
Reserve North Coast 2010 93 $120
Rosé North Coast J. Schram 2011 94 $160
SOKOL BLOSSER
Rosé Pinot Noir Eola-Amity Hills Blossom Ridge 2016 88 $60
SOTER
Brut Rosé Yamhill-Carlton Mineral Springs 2016 93 $65
THACHER
Brut Blanc de Blanc Adelaida District Hastings Ranch Vineyard 2013 88 $60
USUAL
Brut North Coast NV 84 $8/187ml
WEST + WILDER
Sparkling Rosé California NV 82 $NA/250ml
Sparkling White American NV 82 $NA/250ml
Tasting Reports Sparkling Wines California Oregon United States

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