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Millesime 1999​

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Power and Freshness

Cépage : 39% Chardonnay, 26% Pinot Noir et 35% Pinot Meunier​

Crûs : Villers sous Chatillon, Le Breuil, Verneuil​

Vinification : 1ère fermentation alcoolique en cuves thermorégulées et en foudres de chêne suivie d’une fermentation malo-lactique​

Vieillissement : uniquement de l’année 1999​

Dosage : 6.0 g/L

Splendid straw yellow colour and delicate foam

A powerful nose with notes of white fruits and citrus fruits

A round and greedy mouth with a nice length and some notes of white flowers

The wine is perfect with hot little ovens or grilled white meats.

M96

 

Gault Millau : 88 “flowery and sour”

 

M97

 

Revue des Vins de France: “straight, full of power, attractive mouth, pears in syrup”

 

Gault Millau: 88 “fruit associated with freshness, pure cuvée”

 

M98

 

Revue des Vins de France: “honey-flavoured aromas, partially aged in barrels”

 

Decanter: 4* “Very Rich, full style”

 

Cuisines et Vins de France: ”Notes of dried fruits, nice length”

 

M99

 

Le monde 2: “golden dress, ripe nose, full-bodied”

 

Revue des Vins de France: “strong and fresh”

 

Guide Hachette 2014: it gets 1 star ”round and fresh, and also slightly toasted”.

 

Bronze medal at the 2013 Féminalise contest