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Cava is the premier sparkling of Spain. The wine uses a similar quality tier system to Champagne but champions several of Spain's native grapes including Macabeu (Viura), Xarel-lo, and Parellada.


Primary Flavors

  • Quince

  • Lime

  • Yellow Apple

  • Chamomile

  • Almond

Taste Profile

  • Body: Light
  • Sweetness: Dry
  • Tannin: Low/None
  • Acidity: High
  • Alcohol: 10–11.5% ABV


  • Serving Temp Ice-Cold (38–45°F)
  • Glass TypeFlute
  • Decant No
  • Ageability3-5 years
  • Avg Price $18.00

Food Pairing

An amazing wine with Spanish favorites like tapas and paella, but also amazing with Mexican food and get this, red bean chili.

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