Egly-Ouriet Grand Cru 2012
Domaine Egly-Ouriet Champagne is sensual and unforgettable, a necessary experience for those who crave the power and finesse of Pinot Noir-based wines.
On the eye: Pale yellow gold.
On the nose: Aromas of herbed butter, lemons and limes, verbena; Chardonnay-dominant aromas.
On the palate: Precise, refined; flavors of lemon blossom, herbs, white pepper. Very long.
Smoked fish; fresh shellfish; sushi; white meats.
Varietals: 70% Pinot Noir and 30% Chardonnay
Appellation: Estate vineyards are located in the grand cru-rated village of Ambonnay. Soils combine chalk and limestone.
Aging: Aged for nine years in bottle.