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The Wines of This Week's Tasting:

Valentine's Day Champagne Sale
February 8, 2023



Valentine's Day Champagne Sale


Featured Tasting Champagnes

Our Best Value Rose, heady Pinot Noir

Dumont Brut Rose; Color: light orange-red; Aroma: heady sweet, dense, a heady  firm, lifted and pretty, very aromatic; Mouth: delicate, a fine pinot edge, lean pretty fine acidity, clean, long, lean finish, pretty on the firm side on the finish; Very Good Plus $45; Sale, $39.99

Powerful Pinot Meunier, A champagne with cut

CazĂ© Thibaut Naturellement Blanc de Noirs Brut Nature; Aroma: Dusty, dense, very yeasty clean, firm; Mouth: pure lifted, bright, slightly astringent, tight acid, clean herbal, fine acid, a wine of finesse, later rich with crabapple notes, bright acid; Excellent $53; Sale, $47.99

Made from champagne's three grapes, steeped in the traditions of Burgundy

Lejeune-Dirvang Le Clos des Fourches Premier Cru Extra Brut; Aroma: Heady, very dense, full, plummy, fresh, pretty; Mouth: Dense, juicy and fleshy, very Burgundian ripe fruit; Very Good - Excellent $52; Sale, $46.99

Softer rounded and full pinot and chardonnay 

Gerbais Grains de Celles Extra Brut; Aroma: Firm intense clean firm,; Mouth: Rich intense very full & rounded, juicy & full; Very Good - Excellent $50; Sale, $45

Two elegant and powerful Grand crus from the Cote de Blancs

Jose Dhondt Blanc de Blancs Brut; Color: pale clean; Aroma: toasty, clean chalky, lean, fruit; Mouth: round light spicy, clan pretty fine, racy and tight, nice fruit; Very Good - Excellent $57; Sale, $51

Demiere-Ansiot Blanc de Blancs Brut Grand Cru; Aroma: Clean, rich, dense, and heady; Mouth: Clean, pretty fine, bright fine mousse; Very Good - Excellent $60; Sale, $54


Try one of each $285


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