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The nose is moderately intense yet complex. The sweet pastry, biscuit and orchard fruit notes are followed and enhanced by hints of citrus, white flowers and fresh butter. The initial taste is clean: this is a very silky and sparkling wine whose sugar content works well with its body. There is a certain chalky minerality and the texture is smooth. It is characterful without being overbearing. The finish is crisp, with a slight mineral undertone, and long at 6 to 8 seconds. It leaves an excellently balanced acidic aftertaste, with a sugar component that is undeniably pleasing on the palate.

  • Producer: Alfred Gratien
92 Points
Wine Spectator
"A chalky Champagne, mouthwatering and fruit-forward, with crushed blackberry and black cherry fruit alongside toasted almond, candied ginger, lemon meringue and verbena notes. A crowd-pleaser, showing expression and harmony. Drink now through 2020.
91 Points
Wine & Spirits Magazine
"A seamless, harmonious blend based on pinot meunier, this has gingery flavors layered with citrus pith and white fruit. It opens with air, long and integrated. Delicious with sushi."

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Alfred Gratien Brut 750ml

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Item #15531

Alfred Gratien Brut 750ml

country: France/region: Champagne

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