Lelarge-Pugeot, Les Meuniers de Clemence Vrigny Premier Cru Extra Brut 2010, Champagne, France
Tasting Note: A straightforward champagne that is minimally petillant.
Lemon in color, this wine has a nose of nearly-ripened quince.
On the palate the dry champagne is round in texture with lemon citrus as its dominating flavor profile.
Bottle Note: Champagne Lelarge-Pugeot is the product of the uniquely blended sand, clay and chalk terroir of Vrigny. These wines are full of vivacious fruit, family secrets and the essence of natural winemaking. Vineyard: Les Pierres, Les Fourgons, Le Jour, Sous la Ville. Harvest: 2010. Blend: 100% Meunier. Dosage: 5 g/l.
Importer: Terrell Wines, San Francisco, California
Tasted: Raw Wine New York City Wine Tasting, Brooklyn, New York
Tasting Date: November 6, 2016