Egly-Ouriet, Ambonnay Rouge, Coteaux Champenois

Egly-Ouriet, Ambonnay Rouge, Coteaux Champenois - 2017

Item # 28015 750mL
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Tasting Notes

Selected from three or four different parcels of vines over 50 years old. Located on the southerly-facing slopes of Ambonnay where the sunshine and warmth are unusually concentrated. This wine was vinified completely in barrique. Assertive, like a big Burgundy, this treasure is a bold offering for a still, red Champagne.

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About the Producer

Ambonnay, Champagne, France The Champagne house of Egly-Ouriet is home to Francis Egly, a conscientious and skilled vigneron, who runs the estate with his father Michel, who inherited the vineyards from his own father, Charles. The domaine comprises about eight hectares of vines, all of which are located in vineyards classified as Grand Cru, mostly in Ambonnay (where Michel and Francis own 7.2...

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