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Lenoble Cuvee Intense Brut Champagne 750ML  
Sku: 00272
The Cuvee Intense is a very harmonious blend of Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier from only the very best hillsides in the Epernay region, with a proportion of almost 10% of wines from ba ...more
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Country: France
Region: Champagne
Grape Varietal: Champagne Blend
Type: Sparkling
Reg. $41.99
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VISUAL ASPECT : A deep, brilliant golden colour, clear and radiant. The foam is dense, light and harmonious, with many columns of fine bubbles ascending quickly in the glass. NOSE : The first sensation on the nose is mild and rounded, leading into hints of white fruit (apple and pear). A plethora of aromas strike a harmonious balance between white/yellow/red fruit (apple, pear, plum and redcurrant), citrus (lemon and grapefruit), blossom (honeysuckle and acacia), dried fruit, infusions (lime), pastry (brioche and kugelhopf)and minerals (chalk). ON THE PALATE : The attack is as mild, smooth and fresh as you could wish, providing the perfect reflection of the bouquet. The stewed fruit flavours are intense and the reserve wines offer a lovely full impression. Long-lasting flavours finishing on a fruity, mineral note with a hint of citrus.
Wine Spectator 90 points - Open-knit and fresh, this accessible sparkler offers a lively bead and a citrusy overtone to the flavors of poached apple, gingersnap biscuit and sliced almond. Drink now. 20,000 cases made. -AN  (Oct 31 2015)

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The Cuvee Intense is a very harmonious blend of Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier from only the very best hillsides in the Epernay region, with a proportion of almost 10% of wines from barrels. Well balanced and fruity, it is a very classical wine. Aged for a minimum of two and a half years in the cellars, it is dosed at about 6 g/l.
Food pairing
This fruity, well-balanced champagne is ideal for all those pleasurable moments with your family or friends. A wine for sharing that will go well with romantic dinners for two or large festive meals. Served chilled but not ice-cold; ideally 8 to 9C

Producer
At AR Lenoble, we strive to create wines with balance located somewhere between opulence and elegance. The goal is to create wines which are PRECISE, VINOUS and FULL OF CHARACTER. The wines of AR Lenoble are recognised for their round and creamy texture, with bubbles perfectly integrated. All of our wines have a strong character but each of our wines also has a distinct personality. AR Lenoble uses exclusively the CUVEE to craft our wines, never the TAILLE.