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1996 Dom Ruinart

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1996 Dom Ruinart from Ruinart

At the zenith of the Ruinart offerings, the 1996 Dom Ruinart stands firm, an indisputable testament to the exemplary finesse of Champagne's oldest house. This vintage is a true invocation of the brilliance that defines the Maison and its centuries-old commitment to quality.

 

Legacy Meets Innovation - A Commendable Investment

The superior quality created at Maison Ruinart never ceases to impress or surprise. In their hands, Chardonnay, the very soul and lifeblood of the Maison, is transmuted into a symphony of elegance. The 1996 Dom Ruinart plays this song especially well, making it a wine worth including in any discerning investor's portfolio.

With each sip, one is greeted with an orchestration of subtle minerality underscored by hints of honeysuckle and green apple. Yet, as alive as it may be with these flavors, the wine is also self-assured in its restraint, a characteristic that has become an endearing signature for Champagne Ruinart .

 

An Unforgettable Vintage - The 1996 Dom Ruinart

The year 1996 was especially kind to the Champagne region; an extended winter was followed by a sun-drenched summer that nurtured the grapes to sublime perfection. Consequently, the 1996 vintage ushered in champagnes with remarkable aging potential and complex flavor profiles, the '1996 Dom Ruinart' being no exception.

This particular vintage delivers an intriguing interplay between biscuity warmth and ascetic flintiness, a testament to the adept craftsmanship honed at Ruinart. This seductive tension between warmth and chill is fundamental to Dom Ruinart's allure and indeed its investment potential.

In conclusion, the 1996 Dom Ruinart from Ruinart is a fascinating study in contrasts: it is both opulent yet austere, vibrant yet composed. For any enthusiast or investor considering branching into Champagnes with dependable returns and palate-pleasing complexity, this offering from Ruinart demonstrates exactly why such a venture would be rewarding. Such singular expressions like this vintage do not come around often; when they do, they command our attention.

Market price (CAD)

$5,350.00

12x75cl

Highest score

0

POP score

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