Sovetskoe "Soviet" Export White Semi-Sweet
Many sparkling wines are also identified as “Blanc de Blancs” (wines made from Chardonnay grapes), “Blanc de Noirs” (wines produced from black grapes), or rose or pink sparkling wine/champagnes.
Sovetskoye Shampanskoye ('Soviet Champagne') is a generic brand of sparkling wine produced in the Soviet Union and successor states. It was produced for many years as a state-run initiative. Typically the wine is made from a blend of Aligote and Chardonnay grapes.