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December 2012 WSR – Champagnes

December tasting at Tim’s was another success.  Being sick for this tasting I am hoping that someone will add there notes to the comment section.

Here was the line-up of Champagnes:

Apertifs:

A: Gloria Ferrer – Blanc de Noir – NV (California)                     $16

B: Schramsburg – Blanc de Blanc – 2009 (California)               $25

Flight 1:

1.  Iron Horse – Brut – 2007 (California)                                             $30

2.  Jaume Cordorniu – Brut – NV  (Spain)                                            $30

3.  J. Lassalle – Cuvee Angeline – 2005                                               $50

4.  Henri Billiot – Cuvee Laetitia – NV (multi vintage)                   $90

Flight 2:

5.  Piper Heidsieck – Brut – NV                                                               $30

6.  Domaine Carneros – Le Reve – Brut 2005 (California)            $86

7.  Piper Heidsieck – Rare – NV                                                               $110

8.  Bellavista Franciacorta – Brut – NV                                                $35

Flight #3

9.  J. Schram – Brut – 2004 (California)                                              $85

10.  Pierre Peters – Les Chetillons, blanc de Blanc – 2005          $90

11.  A.R. Lenoble – Blanc de Blanc – NV                                              $35

12.  Gruet – Bland de Noir – NV (New Mexico)                                  $12

 

Gerry’s note: Group Split on 3 & 4, # 7, Group Split on 9 & 10 , 12 was the ringer!!

 

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