ready-improve2006 Krug, Clos Du Mesnil (Gift Box)

Product: HK750B
  • Vinous
    97/100
  • James Suckling
    99/100
  • Wine Advocate
    97/100
  • Ready, but will improve

Description

Slated for release later this year, Krug's 2006 Blanc de Blancs Clos du Mesnil unwinds in the glass with aromas of buttered citrus fruit, crisp green pear, warm pastry, freshly baked bread, apricot and licorice. Full-bodied, layered and concentrated, the 2006's comparatively extroverted and gourmand bouquet is in contrast to its deep, chiseled and tightly wound palate, and it's here that the site really dominates the vintage signature. Long, sapid and penetrating, complemented by a pillowy pinpoint mousse, this is a brilliant Blanc de Blancs that has been well worth the wait. By the standards of young Clos du Mesnil, it's already quite approachable and can already be drunk with considerable satisfaction. - Wine Advocate

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[] James Suckling:: 99/100
[] Wine Advocate:: 97/100
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Bottle Price 75cl $10,500.00
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