Champagne Blanc de Blancs 1er Cru NV - Pascal Lejeune


Probably the most stunning Blanc de Blancs Champagne we've tasted so far, the type that makes you whish you had more! 100% Chardonnay Champagne – that’s what Blanc de Blancs means! - thin bubbles, elegant, fresh, with a buttery palate of white fruit (apple) and flower (lime-tree). Finish is super-long, nicely creamy with a hint of citrus and a very well balanced acidity. We rarely find such quality in a grower Champagne; all Pascal Lejeune's Cuvée are very well made but this Blanc de Blancs is on another level: close to perfection!

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Probably the most stunning Blanc de Blancs Champagne we've tasted so far, the type that makes you whish you had more! 100% Chardonnay Champagne – that’s what Blanc de Blancs means! - thin bubbles, elegant, fresh, with a buttery palate of white fruit (apple) and flower (lime-tree). Finish is super-long, nicely creamy with a hint of citrus and a very well balanced acidity. We rarely find such quality in a grower Champagne; all Pascal Lejeune's Cuvée are very well made but this Blanc de Blancs is on another level: close to perfection!

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Wine CharacteristicsWhen & how to drink?
 
Producer
Vintage
Appellation
Region
Type
Grape
Domaine Pascal Lejeune
NV
Champagne 1er Cru
Champagne
Dry sparkling wine
100% Chardonnay
 
Drink
Open
Serve
Food
from now to 2020
Open and drink
10-12°C
Aperitif, oyster, shellfish
 
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Soil
Vineyard
Exposure
Vines
Harvest
Alcohol
Dosage
Ageing
Clay and limestone
4ha in sustainable farming practice
South, South-East
30 years old
Manual
12.5%
8g/l (Brut)
8 years on lees in the cellar
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Champagne Blanc de Blancs 1er Cru NV - Pascal Lejeune

Champagne Blanc de Blancs 1er Cru NV - Pascal Lejeune

Probably the most stunning Blanc de Blancs Champagne we've tasted so far, the type that makes you whish you had more! 100% Chardonnay Champagne – that’s what Blanc de Blancs means! - thin bubbles, elegant, fresh, with a buttery palate of white fruit (apple) and flower (lime-tree). Finish is super-long, nicely creamy with a hint of citrus and a very well balanced acidity. We rarely find such quality in a grower Champagne; all Pascal Lejeune's Cuvée are very well made but this Blanc de Blancs is on another level: close to perfection!

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