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Staff Pick

Half-Bottle of Herbert Beaufort, "Carte d'Or" Brut Grand Cru - NV

Item # 35656 375mL
$26.96/ Single Bottle
$323.52 $291.17/ Case of 12
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Tasting Notes

From a small, grower producer in Bouzy, comes this gorgeous Champagne full of brioche notes on the nose and rich golden fruit on the palate. Spiced aromas adds complexity and the dry finish lingers on. An excellent choice at the table for brunch or dinner.


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Staff Pick Notes

I love a half bottle of Champagne. It's like a personal-pan pizza; enough to keep you satisfied, not so much to make you regret your decisions. And this half bottle, this golden beauty, is by far and away my favorite choice. Made by a small grower-producer in the Grand Cru village of Bouzy, this champagne expresses ripe yellow nectarine, plum, and lemon cream on the nose, as well just-out-of-the-oven brioche and a hint of toasted marshmallow. There are layers of complexity to discover here. As I enjoyed it over the course of an evening, the flavors evolved considerably. The stone fruit and citrus notes melted into hazelnut and nutmeg. All the while, the wine held its delicate mousse (the bubbles), keeping each sip fresh. This champagne is rich enough to pair beautifully with any meal, and delightful enough to pair with any evening.

- KS

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