Duval-Leroy Femme de Champagne 1996

Straw gold. Fine bead. Bread dough and light florals, quite reserved nose. Dry and clean, elegant florals, a touch heavy but good acid with apple, lime and citrus characters that linger. A good bubbles.

Chardonnay and Pinot Noir.

Vertus, Champagne, France

18/20 [tasted 26-12-2011] www.duval-leroy.com

Bought www.glengarrywines.co.nz in January 2011. Very good value at $69.67. Stored in a cool spare room.

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