Created for the July 2021 christening of the USS HYMAN G. RICKOVER (SSN 795) submarine, Blend 795 features a crisp, classic profile and celebrates where Admiral Rickover grew up, Illinois. Enjoy notes of lemon, marmite, brioche & hazelnut.
For each bottle sold, $5 is donated to the USS Hyman G. Rickover commissioning committee, who plans the commissioning ceremony for the sub and supports the submarine crew members and their families in times of need. To learn more or make a donation, visit https://ussrickover.org.
Type: Sparkling Wine
Color: Pale Gold
Grapes Used: IIllinois-grown Chardonel, Frontenac Gris, La Crosse
Volume: 750 mL
Residual Sugar: 14 g/L
Try if you like:
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Age in cellar (60-65F) for 5+ years
AwardsA bottle of Blend 795 was used to christen the USS Hyman G. Rickover (SSN 795) on July 31, 2021. One bottle will also travel with the submarine the entire time it is in service.
Double Gold Medal - 2022 Illinois State Fair Wine Competition
Silver Medal - Jefferson Cup Invitational