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Argyle Brut Extended Tirage 2001

Argyle Brut Extended Tirage 2001

750ml      
Sku: 1040687

Lead Time 5 day lead-time required Why?

Rating
 Wine Advocate 92 points (Aug 2012)
Certainly this wine is fit to be shown alongside - and has a few delicious similarities to - one of Philippe Foreau’s superb reserve cuvees. Less than 48 hours after tasting the 2002 version at the winery, I had the opportunity to buy and taste a bottle of Argyle’s 2001 Brut Extended Tirage at a local restaurant. There is even more of the patisserie-like vanilla, almond paste and frangipane here than in the 2002, along with the same apple, quince, and hint of caramel on a palate at once creamy and (perhaps needless to say!) vivacious. Succulent and sustained, this is a wine to whose blandishments you simply helplessly succumb rather than one of head-scratching intrigue. Enjoy it over the next 12-18 months, I suggest.

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