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VILMART Champagne  "Cuvee Rubis" Brut  Premier Cru

Vilmart Champagne Rubis

Retail Price: $88

Value Rating: 2.1

Wine Factor: 2
Date Posted: October 23, 2018
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Scores & Value Ratings Explained

DDWA Score: 93

Good Value


This is a Rose Champagne to pay attention to. Smell and taste wild cherry, plums, grapefruit, Meyer lemon, rose petals, touch of peppery spice. A jolt of acidity is quickly followed by fresh raspberries and pie crust. More mouth-watering acidity than you may expect at first, but then fruit and richness make the Vilmart Cuvee Rubis sing. Highly recommended as a special occasion Champagne.
The facts: 90% Pinot Noir (small % of it still wine), 10% Chardonnay. 2013/2014 vintages (good vintages to marry: 2013 higher acid, 2014 riper). No malo, barrel aged, a low 9 G/L dosage.

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Solano Cellars in Berkeley, CA