Bollinger   Vieilles Vignes Francaises

2005 Vieilles Vignes Francaises

By Bollinger

2005 Vieilles Vignes Francaises from Bollinger

As we dip our olfactory senses into the very core of the 2005 Vieilles Vignes Francaises from Bollinger, we are transported into an opulent universe of refined elegance. This vintage occupies a unique position in the splendid pantheon of Bollinger's reputable offerings, standing unmatched in its individual character.

 

Craftsmanship embodied in a vintage blessed by nature

Bespoken by its name, Old French Vines, the stem of this vintage's distinctiveness reaches out from the intricate roots of Bollinger's prized pre-phylloxera vines. Commandingly powerful yet undeniably graceful, the 2005 Vieilles Vignes Francaises presents itself as an intoxicating dance of audacious flavours mastering a flawless choreography in every sip.

The bouquet unveils as a symphonic overture of aromatic diversity; rich notes of brioche complemented by decadent praline on a stage poised with undertones of lush orchard fruits and chalky minerals. A classic testament to the generous gifts 2005 bestowed upon the vineyards.

 

A climatic serenade molded into a liquid symphony

The celestial alignment for 2005 was indeed kind to Champagne's vineyards, procuring a symphony of meteorological melodies that harmonized spectacularly within the folds of this Bollinger legacy. Terroir spoke eloquently through soil to grape, birthing textures and tastes that resonate spectacularly with those seeking investment in fine wines.

The Vieilles Vignes Francaises draws you back with its velvety grip, seducing one with an illustrious palate that lingers long, and graciously concedes to a climax akin to fireworks against the night sky —glimmering and precisely orchestrated.

Indeed, discerning fine wine investors would do well to not overlook this rich canvas of flavors borne out of meticulous craftsmanship, a favourable year, and an expression singular to Bollinger. The 2005 Vieilles Vignes Francaises from Bollinger is an intriguing plot twist in an epic winemaking narrative, inviting us all to recalibrate our appreciation for truly magnificent champagnes.

Market price (CAD)

$20,150.00

12x75cl

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