2014, Blanc de Blancs

2014 Pierre Gimonnet et Fils Blanc de Blancs Champagne

Thin bubble stream. White gold, in color. Daisy, yellow pear, peach, red apple, meyer lemon, tangerine juice, citrus pith, almonds, yeast, sourdough, warm biscuits, spice. Warm bread, crisp, tangy citrus, on the finish.

Consume: now-2040
Purchased: $65

Score: 92 points

Pierre Gimonnet et Fils
Founded in 1935 in the village of Cuis. The Gimonnet family has been growing grapes since 1750. Today the family owns 72.6 acres. Premier Cru Vineyards in Cuis and Marieul-sur-Aÿ with Grand Cru Vineyards in Chouilly, Cramant, Oger, Vertus, and Aÿ. Majority of the plantings are Chardonnay.

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