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Gonet-Medeville La Grande Ruelle Cru Ambonnay Extra Brut 2004 (750ML) FR Flag In Stock
Gonet-Medeville La Grande Ruelle Cru Ambonnay Extra Brut 2004 (750ML)
90 WA 93 WS
All Pinot Noir, all Grand Cru, all 2004 - hand-harvested, barrel-fermented, and aged six years on its lees, then a year in bottle before release. Ripe and rich, with fine, mouth-coating bubbles, and hardly any dosage needed (2g/l). Only 80cs made.- Importers Notes "Shows fine balance, offering a firm backbone of acidity meshed with hints of juicy yellow peach, brioche, kumquat and honeycomb. Spicy mineral and ripe berry notes echo on the finish. Disgorged June 2012...93" WS Web Only 2013 "Gonet-Medeville’s 2004 Extra Brut Ambonnay-La Grand Ruelle is impressively complex, if possessed of a slightly grating green apple edge to its finish, no doubt, at least in part, simply on account of its contingent of malic acid. An almost crunchy as well as tangy impression of crabapple, tomatillo and green tomato is augmented on a firm but insistently juicy palate by suffusion of smoky black tea, chalk, and salinity. Piquant suggestions of toasted nuts join in on a long, mouthwatering, though decidedly tart-edged finish that invigorates and stimulates salivation, but also leaves a slightly hard and numbing note of the aforementioned green apple....90" WA 11/13
Product #: 377396

Bottle Price: $125.00
Case Price: $1,500.00