Category: Arnould, Michel

Arnould, Michel: Mémoire de Vignes 2006

[English] Made of 100% Pinot Noir. Golden color with subtile red shades and refined effervescence. On the nose: ripe fig, mirabel plum, ripe Reine Claude plum, butter, hazelnutcream/praliné, peach confiture, delicious Sharon fruit and some limestone. A second glass showed licorice and some popcorn. The mouthfeel is vinous and Burgundian. A rather surprising crisp and
Rating category: 80-89

Arnould, Michel: Carte d’Or 2006

[English] Made of 50% Pinot Noir and 50% Chardonnay. Light golden color with extremely fine bubbles. Ripe peach and apricot, butter, nuttyness, pear syrup, butterscotch, acacia blossom, star anise and chalk. In a 2nd glass I even smelled some white truffle. This wine is rich and mouth-filling. On the palate: pineapple, ripe citrus fruit, pear, almond,
Rating category: 80-89

Arnould, Michel: La Grande Cuvée

[English] Made with 2/3 Pinot Noir and 1/3 Chardonnay from Le Mesnil sur Oger. Harvest of 2008. Lightgolden color with green reflection and very elegant sparkle. On the nose we get an introduction of yellow flowers followed by lemon with kurkuma,very refined peach and a delicate touch of brioche. After a while in the glass
Rating category: 80-89

Arnould, Michel: Brut Réserve

[English] Made of 2/3 Pinot Noir and 1/3 Chardonnay. Harvest of 2008-2009. Lightgolden color with refined effervescence. In the aroma: plum, Reinette apple, durondeau pear, refined yeast, piment d’espelette and slate stone. Crispy mouthfeel. The attack starts with refined fresh acidity followed by mirabel plum, apricot, citrus fruits, bread and forrest berries. The finish is
Rating category: 66-79