Brand new scores from James Suckling for AR Lenoble, including 93 points for AR Lenoble Grand Cru Blanc de Blancs Chouilly “mag 14” !
AR Lenoble Grand Cru Blanc de Blancs Chouilly “mag 14” – 93/100
“Bright, chardonnay nose with assertive, chalky freshness. Lemons and grilled hazelnuts, as well as fresh cashew nuts and freshly baked brioche. The palate has terrific vitality, plenty of bright apples and lemons and a layered and smooth, pastry-like finish. Drink or hold. (September 5, 2018)”
AR Lenoble Intense “mag 14” – 91/100
“Fresh, lively and bright citrus fruit with a lime and lemon edge. There’s a smooth, pastry-like, savory thread, as well as a cashew-nut note. The palate has a super fresh and easygoing array of white peaches and citrus. Based on the 2014 vintage. Drink now. (September 5, 2018)”
AR Lenoble Rosé Terroirs Chouilly-Bisseuil – 91/100
“Bright cherries and berries with a fresh, lightly spiced pastry nose. This has plenty of appeal. The palate delivers fresh, punchy red berries with a warming, nutty wave through the finish. Drink now. (September 5, 2018)”