Cost: $75.00 US
Category: Champagne Wine
Location: The Tasting Room & Wine Cellar
Region: Côtes des Blanc, Champagne
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Le Mesnil
Alcohol: 12.5% Alcohol/Vol.
Classic expression of Blanc de Blancs Champagne
Positives: Rich, crisp and yeasty Champagne featuring a fine mousse, buttered brioche, green and yellow apples, lemon rind, cucumber and limestone
Interesting Point: – 90% 2014 harvest, 5% 2013 harvest, 5% 2010 harvest
-Bottled in April 2015, minimum 3 years aged in cellar
-Disgorged in 2018 as Brut with sugar dosage 9 g/l)
-100% of vineyards of Le Mesnil sur Oger are ranked as Grand Cru
Ageability: Drink now or over the next 10-15 of years on its own or pair it with crispy fried calamari.
My Opinion: Recommended
Tasted: January 12, 2019