Vintage

GEORGES LAVAL ‘LES CUMIERES’ BRUT NATURE 1ER CRU CHAMPAGNE 2014 1.5L
Article code VF13605
$320.00
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“Quite vinous in texture with no sweetness on the palate, the nose combines citrus, minerals and just a hint of toast. Quite dry on the palate, a year or two in bottle helps this wine to fill out and reach it's full potential of expression. Ripe fruit is
BERECHE ET FILS ‘LES BEAUX REGARDS’ BRUT NATURE CHAMPAGNE 2015
Article code VF13598
$105.00
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The following is a review of a previous release of the wine. “Antonio Galloni : Lemon confit, apricot, chamomile, spice and light-ly honeyed notes run through the (2013) Les Beaux Regards. The late harvest has given the Beaux Regards a distinctly exotic p
J. LASSALLE BRUT ‘SPECIAL CLUB’ 1ER CRU CHAMPAGNE 2007
Article code VF13590
$110.00
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92 Points - Antonio Galloni’s Vinous - “Lassalle's 2007 Brut Special
Club 1er Cru is bright, energetic and finely cut, with plenty of
citrus and floral notes. Medium-bodied and light on its feet, the 2007
is a terrific choice for readers who favor clean,
DOYARD BLANC DE BLANC EXTRA BRUT GRAND CRU CHAMPAGNE 2008
Article code VF13464
$110.00
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“Charles Doyard started working full-time with his father Yannick in 2006, who himself began making wine in 1979. Today he farms old vine sites in the finest terroir of the Côtes des Blancs: Vertus, Oger, Le Mesnil-sur-Oger, Avize and Cramant. A tradition
HURE FRERES ‘LA GROSSE PIERRE’ 4 ELEMENTS PINOT MEUNIER CHAMPAGNE 2014
Article code VF13570
$109.00
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This elegant champange comes from 100% Pinot Meunier. The vines are almost 60 years old and sustainably farmed on Campanian Limestone soil.
BERECHE ET FILS EXTRA BRUT “LE CRAN” 1ER CRU CHAMPAGNE 2011
Article code VF13556
$118.00
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“Le Cran [is] equal parts Pinot Noir and Chardonnay from the best sites in Ludes, the domaine’s hometown on the Montagne de Reims.
Planted with old vines in two lieux-dits at the village’s chalky mid-slope “sweet spot”, Le Cran is a Champagne that, as Rap
RAPHAEL & VINCENT BERECHE ‘COTE’ GRAND CRU BLANC DE BLANCS CHAMPAGNE 2005
Article code VF13557
$115.00
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“This old domaine was founded in 1847. Yet, it has been the innovative work of young Raphaël and Vincent Bérêche that has made this one of the most talked about Champagne houses among France’s sommeliers, cavistes and connoisseurs. With lavish praise from
DOM PERIGNON CHAMPAGNE 2008
Article code VF13534
$189.00
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98+ Points - Antonio Galloni’s Vinous - “The 2008 Dom Pérignon is fabulous, but quite remarkably, it was even more open when I tasted it a year ago. Bright, focused and crystalline in its precision, the 2008 is going to need a number of years before it is
ERIC RODEZ BRUT LES BEURYS & LES SECS GRAND CRU CHAMPAGNE 2008
Article code VF13471
$145.00
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93 Points - Stephan Reinhardt - The Wine Advocatye: “The 2008 Ambonnay Grand Cru Pinot Noir Les Beurys & Les Secs offers a very clear, fresh, pure and complex bouquet of sweet cherries, crushed stones and chalk. Very precise and fresh, just exciting! The
DRAPPIER RESERVE DE L’OENOTHEQUE CHAMPAGNE 2002
Article code VF13402
$98.00
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“The Carte d’Or cuvee is the very expression of the Drappier style. With its very high proportion of Pinot Noir, one is almost tasting a Blanc de Noirs. Champagne with a fine aromatic richness, it opens with aromas of stone fruits such as white vineyard p
VILMART ET CIE BLANC DE BLANCS ’LES BLANCHES VOIES’ CHAMPAGNE 2009
Article code VF13154
$380.00
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96 Points - Antonio Galloni’s Vinous - “Here in its first release, the 2009 Blanc de Blancs Les Blanches Voies is positively stellar. Old vines confer remarkable power, gravitas and explosive energy, and yet the 2009 preserves remarkable freshness to play
VILMART ET CIE “COEUR DE CUVEE” CHAMPAGNE 2009
Article code VF13322
$160.00
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“Deg 3/2014. This will continue Laurent’s streak of making the best wine in Champagne from “difficult” vintages, and indeed this is as good as the GREAT 2001—and maybe better. It brings a nettle-y green sting to the magnificent grace and concentration of
DOM PERIGNON CHAMPAGNE 2009
Article code VF12159
$184.00
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94+ Points - Antonio Galloni's Vinous: "The 2009 Dom Pérignon is a gorgeous, totally seductive Champagne that will drink well right out of the gate. Medium in body and unusually open-knit at this stage, the 2009 is one of the most accessible young Dom Pér
CEDRIC BOUCHARD ROSES DE JEANNE URSULES BLANC DE NOIRS CHAMPAGNE 2014
Article code VF13083
$129.00
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"Bouchard’s wines are characterized by uniquely soil-driven personalities, with the underlying terroir of each parcel jumping from the glass with a purity of expression that is extremely rare in Champagne. These are brilliant wines made from a young, perf
LAURENT BENARD EXTRA BRUT 1ER CRU CHAMPAGNE VENDANGE 2010
Article code VF12343
$72.00
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“The Bénard-Pitois family began their Champagne adventure in 1878 and have been improving the cultivation of the soil and the vine as well as the quality of the wine ever since.
Michelle and Laurent Bénard-Pitois, who are third generation of wine farmers
CEDRIC BOUCHARD ROSES DE JEANNE URSULES BLANC DE NOIRS CHAMPAGNE 2013
Article code VF12605
$125.00
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94 Points - Stephan Reinhardt - The Wine Advocate - “Cédric Bouchard's 2013 Blanc de Noirs "Les Ursules" is pure Pinot Noir from a north-facing 0.97-hectare vineyard planted on clay limestone in 1974. The 2013 is concentrated on the nose, with lots of qui
BOLLINGER BRUT ’SPECIAL EDITION’ ROSE CHAMPAGNE 2006
Article code VF12574
$145.00
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"A subtle combination of structure, length and vivacity, with a tannic finish due to the adjunction of red wine Bubbles as fine as velvet flavours of wild berries."
BOLLINGER BRUT 'LA GRANDE ANNEE' CHAMPAGNE 2007
Article code VF2316
$139.00
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93 Points - Antonio Galloni - Vinous Media: "Bollinger's 2007 Brut La Grande Année is quite pretty. Elegant, restrained and understated in style, the 2007 is one of the more delicate young Grande Années I can remember tasting. Mid-weight structure and sil
DEMIERE-ANSIOT EXTRA BRUT BLANC DE BLANCS ‘NEYROT’ GRAND CRU CHAMPAGNE 2010
Article code VF11946
$124.00
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“The vines that were planted in 1947 are a selection that Nicolas finds very special. 1947 was right after the war and it was difficult to get cuttings. But Nicolas's grandfather worked for Henriot at the time, and was able to get cuttings through them. I
HURE FRERES EXTRA BRUT ‘INSTANTANEE’ CHAMPAGNE 2008
Article code VF11952
$57.00
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89 Ponts - Antonio Galloni - Vinous - “The 2008 Instantanée shows the greater weight and texture of Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier in its rich, broad-shouldered personality. Hints of dried pear, hazelnut, spice, anise and chamomile open up in the glass, but
MICHEL GONET BRUT GRAND CRU BLANC DE BLANCS CHAMPAGNE 2011
Article code VF12200
$47.00
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"Wine growers since 7 generations, the Gonet family established its activity as early as 1802. Michel develops and modernizes the production tool from 1973. He then constantly improve the quality of work in the vineyard and in the cellar. Its sole objecti
BERECHE BRUT 1ER CRU RILLY-LA-MONTAGNE CHAMPAGNE 2013
Article code VF12501
$99.00
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“This old domaine was founded in 1847. Yet, it has been the innovative work of young Raphaël and Vincent Bérêche that has made this one of the most talked about Champagne houses among France’s sommeliers, cavistes and connoisseurs. With lavish praise from
BERECHE ET FILS BRUT “LE CRAN” 1ER CRU CHAMPAGNE 2010
Article code VF12966
$109.00
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"Le Cran is an assemblage of two parcels, two grape varieties, and two exhibitions on the same highland of Cran de Ludes. Les Crans d'en haut, firstly planted with Chardonnay in 1969 exposed to the WEST and the vine St Jean, which turns its back, planted
KRUG BRUT VINTAGE CHAMPAGNE 1996
Article code VF12765
$585.00
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98 Points - Antonio Galloni’s Vinous - “The 1996 Vintage is magnificent. A towering, explosive Champagne, the 1996 delivers the house’s signature breadth in a full-bodied, structured Champagne with enough pure density and acidity to age well for decades.