Rene Geoffroy Brut Expression
Disgorged June 2015
CUVÉE : Champagne Expression
TERROIR : Cumières and Hautvillers on several different soils growing the 3 grape varieties.
BLEND : 53% 2015 and 47% 2014 35%, Pinot Noir, 35% Meunier and 30% Chardonnay
DOSAGE REGIME : 5 g/l
FORMATS : Bottle, Magnum and Jéroboam
WINEMAKING : Manual harvesting with sorting. Traditional Coquard wine press. Plot-by-plot vinification in temperature-controlled enamelled steel vats; reserve wine partly kept in oak casks.
Avoidance of malolactic fermentation.
TASTING : Ripe and fragrant, with an expressive bouquet that releases beautiful aromas of apple sauce, enhanced with notes of vanilla. On the palate, the attack is refined with a broad range of fruit and a beautifully fresh finish.
PAIRING : Keep this Champagne Expression for aperitifs or with starters like seafood pastries or braised veal sweetbreads.
2019 – James.Suckling.com : 91/100
2019 –RVF Guide: 14/20
2018 –Gault Millau Guide : 16/20
2018 –RVF Guide : 14.5/20
2018 –Gault Millau Guide: 15/20
2018/2019 –Tyson Stelzer Guide – Australia: 92/100
2016 -Bettane & Desseauve : 15/20
Burghound – USA : 92/100
Wine Advocate – USA : 89/100
Wine Spectator – USA : 90/100
Stephen Tanzer’s – USA : 91/100
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