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Champagne Virginie T Blanc de Blancs Extra Brut NV

The signature of great terroirs.
  • $129.00

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Primary Notes: Apple / Pear Pineapple Floral

Secondary Notes: Vanilla

Tertiary Notes:

Body: Full

Dryness: Very Dry

Acidity:

Tannin: Light

Alcohol (%):

Origin: Champagne, France

Maker: Champagne Virginie T

Grape: Chardonnay

Fermentation: Steel Only

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Decanting:

Serving Temperature: Best enjoyed between 8 - 10 degrees

Asian Food Pairing: Sashimi, bamboo clam, png cai

Western Food Pairing: Grilled Scallop, Spaghetti Carbonara

Description

Champagne Virginie T Blanc de Blancs Extra Brut NV

Champagne Virginie T Blanc de Blancs has a pale golden yellow with very fine and delicate effervescence. It has a refined floral nose that reveals hints of white flowers and lemon. The palate has great volume and a full body that is well-structured and has great balance with its acidity. The mineral notes express its long maturity and finishes with a refreshing touch. This is a great champagne for a fancy aperitif.

This Blanc de Blancs is a blend of several villages, but two grands crus express themselves particularly in this cuvée.
In Cramant, the style of the chardonnay is full-bodied and lively. A brioche expression, which over time magnifies the blend. It is a vintage that they have been working on for several generations, especially when we were making the Comtes de Champagne from the Taittinger house, but other houses like Krug are also established there.
In Mailly-Champagne, the style of the chardonnay brings sharpness and ageing to the blend. Grand cru from the northern flank of the Montagne de Reims, where the pinot noir thrives, the chardonnays are rare and express the roasted hazelnut, while bringing finesse, complexity and length.
This bottle is made from a blend of the best Chardonnays and 6 years of ageing in the cellar. This is the product of the mother and son duo with limited production of this cuvee (only 5000 bottles), and the astonishing pale golden colour makes it very rare on the market.
Renowned for their delicacy and elegance, Chardonnays cover only 27% of the Champagne vineyard, mainly in the Côte des Blancs, south of Epernay, making it a rare commodity. This elegant bottle is a great start to any celebration and goes well with aperitifs. Not having this bottle at a celebration is like being caught in a jam and missing the opening, only to make it to the after-party - boring.
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