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We have 2 excellent offers from Pierre Naigeon of Gevrey-Chambertin, Burgundy. Their Fixin “les Herbues” AC Vielles Vignes and Bourgogne Vielles Vignes AC is on offer as part of a soiled case consignment we bought in specially to save you money.
These 2004 vintage wines are part of a damaged box consignment we bought in specially to save you money. The wine is in perfect condition but the boxes and some labels may be suffering some light damage akin to being stored in a damp cellar. This cosmetic damage is reflected in the price which is a bargain for this Burgundy.
Pierre Naigeon Bourgogne AC Vielles Vignes shows rich, ripe, expressive blackberry fruit with upfront fruit mingled with complex and earthy tones. Great depth and concentrated fruit tones.
Pierre Naigeon Fixin Les Herbues AC Vielles Vignes is aged 12 months in oak barrels to create a deep, ruby red wine with a nose showing complex raspberry and blackcurrants with a slight floral edge. The palate is balanced and extremely elegant.
We reported last week on the phenomenal 30L bottle of Armand de Brignac Midas Champagne being for the exceedingly well healed.
They have just..
Our 30kg chocolate Eater Egg raised a fantastic £1000.00 for the Children’s Hospital Chris Fund at the Daffodil Ball.
£30,000 in total was..
Start saving your pennies! Armand de Brignac have just announced a monster 30 litre Rosé “Midas” bottle of Champagne.
Equivalent to 40 plain-old..
Funky new silver plated bottle stopper in the shape of a Champagne cork. Kitsch functionality for just £12.50.