Category: Chopin, Julien

Chopin, Julien: Collection Ephémères

[English] Made of 100% Chardonnay from Grauves and Cuis. Yellow chardonnay color with fine sparkle but turbulent mousse. The bottle looks like cider but luckally the content is way more interesting. The scent is fruity but first closed with yellow fruit (such as mirabel plum), brioche and bakery yeast. After a couple of minutes the

Chopin, Julien: Les Originelles BdB 1er Cru 2006

[English] Made of 100% Chardonnay. Nice lightgolden chardonnay color with fine sparkle. The nose is complex and interesting. I smell: mirabel plum, yellow dried grapes, apple, clarified butter, smoke, honeysuckle and some yeast. The texture is creamy. I taste slightly caramelised apple, some honey, agrumfruit, plum and yeast. Nicely balanced. In the long aftertaste, the

Chopin, Julien: Carte d’Or

[English] Made of 100% Chardonnay. Light yellow color with rays of green and fine sparkle. In the scent: apple, lemon, yeast, butter (not clarified), honey and yellow flowers. The texture is quite creamy. I taste Golden Delicious apple, candied apricot and yeast. Nicely balanced. The aftertaste is quite long and interesting with roasted almonds. A

Chopin, Julien: Rosé

[English] Made of 85% Chardonnay and 15% Pinot Noir. Light copper red color with fine sparkle. The nose is somehow closed. After swirling a while I start to smell strawberry (not ripe), citrus fruits and rose. The texture is slightly creamy. In the taste: sour orange, strawberry and tasty water. In the rather dry aftertaste

Chopin,Julien: Carte Verte

[English] Made of 60% Chardonnay and 40% Pinot Meunier. Light golden color with fine but modest sparkle. The aroma is fresh with sweet apple, lemon, mint, jasmin, some yeast and slightly some blonde tobacco leaves. The texture is quite grainy. The taste is less complex with sweet apple and lemon with quite high acidity and