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Product Overview

Overall rating:

Points 92
Grape Variety:Chardonnay
Drink:2015-2020

Product:

David Léclapart, L’Artiste Extra Brut Blanc de Blancs Premier Cru, Montagne de Reims, 2007

Producer:

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Rating: 17.75/20pts
This comes from 30- to 50-year-old Chardonnay vines in the village of Trépail, and it is always the product of a single harvest (a code on the back label indicates the year). It is partially fermented in barrel, accentuating its complex depth and its lively, chalk-driven finesse.
Price: £52 Clos & Cru
Alc 12.5%

Taster: Peter Liem