MAGNUM Champagne Brut N.V. Pascal Lejeune (150cl)


This Brut is the perfect example of what a talented Champagne-grower can achieve and it doubtlessly competes with any Brut Champagne on the market! This is a blend of Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay from different vintages (like most Non-Vintage Champagnes) that has spent 3 years bottled in the cellar before being released - vs 18 months for most of its peers. As a result, this is a deliciously creamy and fresh Champagne with fine bubbles; developing lovely aromas of pastry (shortbread, almond paste) and fruit (peach, apricot, apple) on the palate...

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Appellation
Region
Type
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Domaine Pascal Lejeune
N.V.
AOC Champagne
Champagne
Dry sparkling wine
80% Pinot Meunier
20% Chardonnay
 
Drink
Open
Serve
Food
From now to 2020
Open and drink
10-12°C
Aperitif
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Soil
Vineyard
Farming
Exposure
Vines
Harvest
Alcohol
Dosage
Ageing
Clay and limestone
4 hectares
Sustainable (HVE Certified)
South, South-East
30 years old
Manual
12%
8g/l (Brut)
3 years on lees in the cellar
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Decanter World Wine Awards

Bronze Medal at Decanter World Wines Awards - 89/100 "Thoroughly ripe red apple and white fruits palate with rhubarb nuance and engaging chiselled, lemony finish."

Guide Hachette des Vins

1* "Pinot Meunier (80%) and Chardonnay (20%) give a champagne with a well-opened nose of mirabelle, peach, apple and blond tobacco. The palate impresses with its roundness and delicious creaminess combined with a nice final freshness. A harmonious Brut that will be perfect from aperitif to dessert."

Concours International de Lyon

Silver Medal at Concours International de Lyon

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MAGNUM Champagne Brut N.V. Pascal Lejeune (150cl)

MAGNUM Champagne Brut N.V. Pascal Lejeune (150cl)

This Brut is the perfect example of what a talented Champagne-grower can achieve and it doubtlessly competes with any Brut Champagne on the market! This is a blend of Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay from different vintages (like most Non-Vintage Champagnes) that has spent 3 years bottled in the cellar before being released - vs 18 months for most of its peers. As a result, this is a deliciously creamy and fresh Champagne with fine bubbles; developing lovely aromas of pastry (shortbread, almond paste) and fruit (peach, apricot, apple) on the palate...

* Delivery in 3-5 working days *

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