Krug   Clos du Mesnil

2004 Clos du Mesnil

By Krug

2004 Clos du Mesnil from Krug

Indeed, 2004 represents a strikingly exquisite year for champagne, and this truth is wholly embodied in the 2004 Clos du Mesnil from Krug. This bottle undoubtedly manifests the perfect alignment of vineyard, vintage, and virtuosic winemaking.

 

The Lauded Signature: An Investment in Sophistication

The 2004 Clos du Mesnil, fashioned at the avant-garde cellars of Krug, narrates an intriguing narrative of the year's balmy months leading up to harvest. As a vineyard celebrated for its marked capacity to reveal the nuances of each vintage distinctly, Clos du Mesnil in 2004 benefitted from an optimal growth season that imparts to the wine its signature complexity.

Beneath a fresh nose of wild fruits and honeysuckle, this champagne flaunts a poised grandeur. The extra ripeness from the year's warm weather has morphed into plush hazelnut and brioche notes that dance exquisitely with tart apples and chalky minerals on the palate.

 

2004: A Vintage Defined by Radiance

The year 2004 gifted Champagne with a generous harvest following an abundance of sunshine. This radiant energy has been captured immaculately within every sip of the 2004 Clos du Mesnil. Unhurried maturation in Krug's cool cellars capped off the tranquil adolescence of this illustrious vintage.

Handsomely benefiting from its mellow evolution, this champagne possesses a captivating poise, ensuring it holds firmly its status as an astute investment all fine wine enthusiasts should heartily consider.

Subtlety weaves its way through the extravagant tapestry of flavors painted by the tandem of sun-kissed fruit and vivid acidity. It is this harmonious interplay between elements that yield a finish as elegant as it is memorable.

In conclusion, the 2004 Clos du Mesnil from Krug graces us with a remarkable testimony to an exceptional vintage. It is intrinsically one of 2004’s crowning triumphs, etching an indelible landmark into the annals of viticulture history.

Market price (CAD)

$19,430.00

12x75cl

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