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2016 Champagne R. Pouillon Le Montgruguet Extra Brut Premier Cru

Champagne, France

The 100% Pinot Noir cuveé in the elite R. Pouillon Champagne stable. Beautiful, elegant stuff from Fabrice Pouillon.

ONLY 4 LEFT!

$220.00

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About
Bolder style, but excellent.

Gary Walsh (The Wine Front)

About The Wine

Here is Fabrice Pouillon's 100% Pinot Noir cuveé from the 2016 vintage.

Of the vintage Champagnes from this outstanding producer, this is the richest and most opulent. Bold flavours and a general sense of expansiveness in the mouth, this is falt out delicious.

Only a small amount of this cuveé was imported to Australia this year and it won't last long.

About Champagne R. Pouillon

Champagne R. Pouillon was founded by Roger Pouillon in 1947.

Today, the Domaine is managed by Roger's grandson, Fabrice, who continues to hand-craft each cuveé using traditional methods. Each grape is picked by hand, the wines all pressed in an ancient wooden basket press, every one of his 40 parcels is vinified separately - it's a time-honoured, hands-on approach that is producing superlative wines. 

Fabrice farms some of the finest terroirs in Champagne, including Ay Grand Cru, Mareuil-sur-Ay, Mutigny, Epernay. He began conversion to organic farming in 2003. Since then, the wines have garnered plenty of acclaim for their complexity, purity, and translation of terroir.

R. Pouillon is one of the most outstanding producers in Champagne today.

Fabrice & James Pouillon
Fabrice & James Pouillon
Champagne, France
Additional Info

From The Producer

Blend : Pinot Noir (65%), Chardonnay (15%), Pinot Meunier (20%)
ABV : 12.00%
Closure : Cork

Fabrice in the cellar
Fabrice in the cellar
Champagne, France
Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews

94Points
The Wine Front

"Bright and flavoursome, strawberry, ripe grapefruit, zesty tang, upfront, tasty, firmer feel to the bubbles, not quite fizzy, but bubbling away with vigour, and a dry and citrus laden finish. Bolder style, but excellent. Lovely grip on exit. Lots of character." - Gary Walsh (The Wine Front)

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