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Champagne Rémi Leroy Extra Bruttext
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Champagne Rémi Leroy Extra Brut NV

Champagne, FranceBased in the Aube, which shares the same Portlandian and Kimmeridgian limestone soils as Chablis just further south, young Remi farms 3 of his family's organic 9ha under this label; the rest of the grapes are sold to large champagne houses. bottle is 75% pinot noir, 25% chardonnay, native fermented and rested on lees until the following spring, and was based on the 2017 vintage. Chisled and focused, with white cherry, green apple, lemon driving this powerful, energetic wine forward, scented with cherry blossoms and textured with a fine, chalky grip. A bright, sharp go-to.Tasted: 14 February 2021Tasted by: Prices: ON 64.00 consignment Producer: Champagne Rémi LeroyDistributors: Halpern
Blend: Pinot Noir - Chardonnay