Tasty value a go-go: Lidl Crémant de Bourgogne Brut NV

by  |  25-07-2018

I don’t frequent the Lidl wine selection as much as I used to. It’s not as tight as it is in the UK and seems to have cozied up to the fact that Spaniards largely buy shit 3€ wines from unknown places and are happy with that. That’s why on a recent shopping outing, I was very much not tempted by their non-vintage Crémant de Bourgogne Brut, at least initially. There was however only one bottle left, it was “on sale” and I thought to myself, “I really don’t drink that much Crémant de Bourgogne, so… why not?” Unfortunately, choosing this wine made me “that guy” holding up the line as it took three staff members to finally figure out the 12€ price and send me on my way. Crémant de Bourgogne is perhaps a sparkling wine that most are unfamiliar with unless you’re from Burgundy. There are in fact […]
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