Domaine Chandon Étoile Brut, Napa/Sonoma Counties, California

Sparkling White Sparkling White
California, Usa

$39.95 (205658)

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November 09, 2013

Critic Reviews (6)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

This is a full, rich, very toasty-leesy, autolysis-driven bubbly from Carneros, with round, creamy, full texture,...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This has a mild, pleasant and complete nose of apple-pear fruit nicely integrated with light buttercream pastry...

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Janet Dorozynski Dip WSET, Ph.D.
Janet Dorozynski Dip WSET, Ph.D.

Often heralded as one of the best bubblies coming from California, the Chandon Etoile Brut NV lures you in with a...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A very substantial, gnarly sparkler with complex notes of oyster shell, a touch of game, caramelized apples, peach...

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Zoltan Szabo
Zoltan Szabo

Light straw; the bouquet displays apples, hay and honey nuances with an undercurrent of toast and lees; medium bodied...

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Michael Godel
Michael Godel

An extremely arid and toasty specimen from Chandon, in contrast to its proclamation of "grace, elegance and balance."...

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Community Reviews (1)

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