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Moet & Chandon Grand Vintage Brut Champagne 2008 Wine Review

Moet & Chandon Grand Vintage Brut Champagne 2008

Moet & Chandon Grand Vintage Brut  Champagne 2008

Champagne A.C., France

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 11

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Price: $93.95

Drink: 2014-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Sparkling Wine


Winery: Moet & Chandon

Agent: Charton Hobbs Inc

Natalie's Score: 94/100

Superb, toasty and robust sparkling wine with zesty notes of green apple and baked bread. Complex and layered, yet with a mature nuance that makes this Champagne fascinating and so different from the Non-Vintage variety. Pair with holiday dinners and gift giving.

Champagne food pairings: pasta with cheese-based sauce, caviar, lobster thermidore, sushi..

Gorgeous Gift Wine

This Moet & Chandon Grand Vintage Brut Champagne 2008 was reviewed on November 25, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Pamela Chiles rated this wine as 95/100 with the following review:

Full and gorgeous, creamy mousse, nuts and brioche with a long toasty and citrusy finish. Share with your favourite people!
Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 93/100 with the following review:

This is an exceptionally complex vintage Champagne which is sure to please. Offering freshly Baked tart-lemon brioche, minerality, a hint of honeydew melon and citrus peel on the palate. Refreshing vibrant acidity, fine bubbles, crisp and refreshing with a long finish and persistence of lemon tart and wet limestone. Pair this with anything or enjoy on its own. A perfect bubbly candidate for a #saberchallenge , generous with aromatics and flavour with a gorgeous mouthfeel. @jonsteeves rated 93/100 - tasted Oct 2016 - www.bespoketastings.ca
Melanie Lloyd rated this wine as 93/100 with the following review:

You smell the lees in this creamy Champagne. On the nose, there is rich buttery croissant aromas, as well as baked apple and lots of minerality. On the palate, it is opulent and buttery yet crisp with its bright acidity and fine bubbles. In terms of flavours, we have Granny Smith apple, lemon and mineral notes. Very yummy!

Tasted November 2017
Monique Sosa - Accredited Sommelier rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Fresh, creamy and complex. This Champagne shows dominant notes of green apple, citrus, brioche, and minerality. It is a touch lighter than expected (medium-light bodied), but it's flavourful and crisp. Enjoy with worthiest of company. Tasted Oct 16. @sommsosa | bespoketastings.ca
Douglas McMillan rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Pale yellow sparkling wine with aromas of apricot, lemon, white flowers, honey, biscuit, and salt. Lots of fine bubbles, racy acidity and bright flavours of lemon and apricot. The lemon in the finish lingers for ages.

Pair with friends, or keep it all to yourself.
Cherie Cole rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Citrus, biscuit, apricot and caramel on the nose. Light and lively on the palate with a long, citrus finish. Worthy of celebration. Tasted Oct 02, 2016.
Craig Kuziemsky rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Aromas of biscuit, citrus and honey. The palate really brings out lemon biscuit flavors that linger on through the smooth finish. Open this for a special occasion.
Lori Kilmartin - WSET3 Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Lots of fresh acidity on this lovely champagne. Clean crisp with notes of biscuit and white fruit. Nice minerality and a long mouth watering finish. Tasted Oct. 2/2016
Sylvain Segard rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Apricot and lemon with light toast. Dry and refreshing. Medium short finish.
Emilie Ryan rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

A great palate cleanser or for a celebratory drink…
Presentation: Elegant, classic label
Appearance: Clear, pale, lemon colour
Nose: Clean, light-medium nose with notes of bruised apple, honey
Taste: Dry, medium body, high acidity, low tannins, refreshing notes of minerals and lemons zest, with a multitude of sharp/tiny bubbles
Finish: Medium finish focused on minerality
Overall impression: A very good bubbly.
Value: 3/5

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