Chandon Brut Classic – 750ML

WS 90
WE 90
JS 90
TP 91
V 89

In keeping with the style established when the winery was founded, Chandon Brut Classic captures the expression of California’s vineyards. Its crisp and fresh flavor profile relies on a blend of the three traditional grape varietals used in Champagne — Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier — and adds a celebratory note to any occasion.

Tasting Notes

This wine offers the balance and elegance that has become Chandon's hallmark style. When you taste Brut Classic, look for nutty flavors with hints of brioche that build to a refreshingly dry finish. The wine delivers complex apple and pear characteristics accented by citrus spice over notes of almond and caramel in the bouquet.

Serving Suggestion

Chandon California Brut is great with anything salty, creamy or nutty. It’s particularly fond of shellfish, crab, oysters, fried chicken, and Caesar salad.

Wine Spectator

90 points || This easygoing sparkler is a delight to sip, with appealing honeysuckle, apple and roasted nut tones, ending with a brisk finish. Drink now.

Tasting Panel

91 points || Ripe, succulent nose; smooth, lush, and rounded with a dense, fruity style. Rich, elegant, and long with depth and considerable finesse.

Vinous

89 points || The NV Brut is a blend of Chardonnay and Pinot Noir from the Uco Valley. Yellow in hue. The fruity nose offers notes of lemon zest and ginger and hints of green apple and wild thyme. In the mouth, the bubbles are fine, the mousse gentle and the freshness moderate, while fruity flavors appear toward the end along with an enlivening malic touch. The sugar is 10g/L and alcohol is 12.2%.

Wine Enthusiast

90 points || Toasty, buttery aromas and a rich palate of peaches and vanilla give this forward wine plenty to savor. A creamy mouthfeel goes nicely with the generous flavors.

James Suckling

90 points || Red apple, lemon rind and some brioche character. Smooth bubbles and pleasant, fresh acidity helps balance the generosity here, giving a vibrant feel. Not complex, but delightful. A blend of chardonnay and pinot noir. Bottled in March 2021. Drink now.
Varietal Chardonnay Pinot Meunier Pinot Noir
Country United States
Region California
Brand Chandon

$23.99

in a mixed case:
$20.39
SKU 5878
750ML

114 in stock

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