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2006 Ruinart Champagne Dom Ruinart Blanc de Blancs Ruinart, Champagne, Champagne, France

In Bond case price:
£600.00
Country France
Region Champagne
Appellation Champagne
Producer Ruinart
Vintage 2006
Type White (Sparkling)
Grape Variety Chardonnay
ABV 12.5%
Format 6x75cl
Packaging Original Cardboard Case
Duty Status In Bond
Provenance Purchased by Liquid Assets on release from a UK-based merchant; securely stored in a climate-controlled bonded facility
Availability 2 cases

97+ Antonio Galloni, Vinous (December 2017)

The 2006 Dom Ruinart Blanc de Blancs Brut is simply fabulous. In most vintages, Dom Ruinart is a big, ample Champagne that shows the structure of the Montagne de Reims Chardonnay in the blend. The 2006 has plenty of textural resonance and richness, and yet I am also struck by its tension.

Both bottles I tasted point to a Dom Ruinart that is quite a bit more polished and sophisticated than it often is at this stage.

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