Goode and Ring report on Méthode Cap Classique (MCC), the name for traditional method sparkling wine from South Africa. It’s a vibrant category that grew 18% last year, with 8.5 million bottles made, and it’s currently doubling every four years. Here, Pieter Ferreira – chair of the Cap Classique Association – gives us a run-down on the category. This was part of a large tasting of the top wines, and the full notes can be found here.
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