2009 House of Arras Blanc de Blancs

Pipers River, TAS

An exceptionally refined sparkling which showcases the purity of Tasmanian Chardonnay.



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Categories: House of Arras
Always a favourite.

James Halliday (Halliday Wine Companion)

About The Wine

The Blanc de Blanc from Ed Carr showcases the examplary Chardonnay fruit produced by House of Arras and its growers.

With extended time on lees before release, this vintage cuvee sits right in the upper echelon of sparkling wines in Australia.

It shows power and complex layers of ripe stone fruit and toasty pastry-like nuances with a long and persistent finish.

An elegant and nuanced depcition of Tasmanian sparkling that will continue to improve with time in bottle.

About House of Arras

Ed Carr is Australia's most decorated sparkling winemaker.

In 1988, Carr began the House of Arras sparkling program. It was the beginning of a project that would become Australia's most respected sparkling label.

Sourcing fruit from all across Tasmania, Carr has a level of craftsman ship and expertise that puts him squarely in with the elites of the elites in sparkling wine.

His list of accolades are too numerous to mention but suffice to say, more than three decades on, his vision of creating truly world-class bubbles from Australia has been fully realised.

Winemaker Ed Carr
Winemaker Ed Carr
Photo Credit: Wine Australia
Additional Info

From The Producer

This sparkling wine truly expresses the attributes of premium Tasmanian Chardonnay fruit, meticulous winemaking and extensive years on lees.

Blend : Chardonnay (100%)
Closure : Cork
Drink Until : 2030
Bottle Size : 750ml

Ed Carr
Ed Carr
Pipers River, TAS
Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews

Halliday Wine Companion

"Made by the traditional method, it spent 8 years on lees before disgorgement in Apr '18. Always a favourite. There's a special mix of intensity, finesse and length, purity another word that comes to mind. The flavours are of grapefruit, white peach on the one hand, cashew and cake on the other." - James Halliday (Halliday Wine Companion)


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