Robert Moncuit Brut Champagne Grand Cru Le Mesnil-sur-Oger 2012
The Moncuit family has been growing vines on 8 hectares in Le Mesnil-sur-Oger since 1889. Their holdings are 100% Grand Cru Chardonnay. The grapes are sourced from different parcels, all with the deep limestone soils full of marine fossils typical to the area. Plots for the Millésime have vines which are over 50 years old.
Concentrated, intense, with beautiful citrus aromas and a touch of vanilla. bright, full-bodied and very mineral-driven, with a long finish.