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1998 Pierre Péters Champagne Grand Cru Cuvée Speciale Blanc de Blancs Les Chetillons
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Community Tasting Notes 39
andtheodor wrote: (93 points)
December 5, 2014 - Corn nuts, chalk, chicken broth, nuts, white peaches, warm apple cobbler. Love it!
blanquito wrote: (93 points)
November 22, 2014 - Golden hue, this is rich, honeyed brioched, a touch oxidative, but just a glorious mature champagne that is akin to drinking a classic Chassagne-Montrachet. Good depth, sensuous texture, complex, interesting, at point tonight. I'd drink soon.
December 14, 2013 - Foodie Thanksgiving. Big, balanced. Young yet. Excellent champagne.
Tartiflette wrote: (90 points)
June 11, 2013 - Wonderful and fruity style. Not a complex and complicated wine, but never the less, it's very charming. Lots of fruit but very little acid. Hazelnuts, caramel, dow and toffee. And of course citrus and melon.
April 6, 2012 - Lot Code 1103. Medium gold color. Nose of bread, nuts, lemon, and shortbread. Abundant, medium bead delivers a mineral, citrus, and slightly floral bread character to the palate, which persists into a nutty, long finish. Delicious and well structured for holding or even developing further in the bottle. Drink or hold.
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By Josh Raynolds
November/December 2005, Issue #123 (link)
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By Richard Jennings
12/8/2006 (link) 91 points
(Pierre Péters Champagne Grand Cru Cuvée Speciale Blanc de Blancs Les Chetillons) Very reserved nose; tasty, high acidity, rock salt and mineral, almost steely with good grip; long finish 91+ pts.
- Vintage 1998
- Type White - Sparkling
- Producer Pierre Péters
- Varietal Chardonnay
- Designation Cuvée Speciale Blanc de Blancs
- Vineyard Les Chetillons
- Country France
- Region Champagne
- SubRegion Le Mesnil Sur Oger
- Appellation Champagne Grand Cru
- Pending Delivery 4 (2%)
- In Cellars 85 (39%)
- Consumed 131 (60%)