Effective April 1, Champagne AR Lenoble will be exclusively distributed in New York by Lauber Imports, a division of Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits.
Established in 1920, Champagne AR Lenoble is one of the last 100% family-owned, 100% independent producers in Champagne, making award-winning wines while managing 18 hectares of their own vineyards. Most of the Champagne AR Lenoble vineyards are located in the Grand Cru village of Chouilly on the Côte des Blancs, and all of them are certified as Haute Valeur Environnementale since 2012.
Fourth generation owner and winemaker Antoine Malassagne from Champagne AR Lenoble stated: “We are looking forward to being represented in New York by Lauber Imports. Lauber perfectly understands our approach to viticulture as well as our approach to winemaking. We are delighted to join the Lauber team.”
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About Champagne AR Lenoble – AR Lenoble is one of the very rare producers in Champagne to be consistently family-owned completely independent and throughout its entire history of nearly 100 years. Owners Anne and Antoine Malassagne are the great-grandchildren of founder Armand-Raphaël Graser and the fourth generation of the family to run the company entirely by themselves. AR Lenoble owns 10 hectares in the Grand Cru village of Chouilly, 6 hectares in the Premier Cru village of Bisseuil and 2 hectares in the village of Damery in the Marne Valley. www.champagne-arlenoble.com @ARLenoble www.facebook.com/ARLenoble