Region 'Vintage Champagne' - Year 1979

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starstarstarstarstar drink now A vintage marked by impressive balance and longevity

Weather Conditions

A harsh winter was followed by a decidedly cool spring, with extreme frosts in May. Although these conditions slowed growth, flowering was good. The summer months saw a reasonable supply of sunshine and warmth, resulting in adequate ripening. The harvest took place fairly late in the season.

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