NV Gratien, Maison Alfred Blanc de Blancs

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  • Champagne Blend
  • 750ML

Reviews for Gratien, Maison Alfred Blanc de Blancs

IWC 92
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, December 2011
Light yellow. Intriguing complex bouquet of pear skin anise iodine lees jasmine and minerals; smells like a really good Chassagne-Montrachet. Palate-staining sharply focused orange and orchard fruit flavors are braced... Light yellow. Intriguing complex bouquet of pear skin anise iodine lees jasmine and minerals; smells like a really good Chassagne-Montrachet. Palate-staining sharply focused orange and orchard fruit flavors are braced by dusty minerals and pick up honey and floral notes with air. This sappy but restrained blanc de blancs finishes with excellent cut and strong mineral character.
WS 91
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, December 2011
With a steely backbone of acidity this offers lightly grained texture and hints of peach anise fresh flowers green apple and fresh ginger. Tangy lip-smacking finish.
WA 90
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, November 2011
The NV Blanc de Blancs shows terrific focus and cut from the very first taste. The wine gains richness and depth on the mid-palate where mineral and spice notes add complexity. This energetic Champagne impresses for its... The NV Blanc de Blancs shows terrific focus and cut from the very first taste. The wine gains richness and depth on the mid-palate where mineral and spice notes add complexity. This energetic Champagne impresses for its overall balance and classiness. This is lot L 11024 099. Anticipated maturity: 2012-2016. --- Antonio Galloni