A relatively new champagne from this small producer, the Récolte Blanche is an elegant addition to the Dosnon collection.
Based in the Côte de Bars village of Avirey-Lingey, Dosnon Champagne (formerly Dosnon & Lepage) released their first wine from the 2007 vintage and immediately attracted attention from savvy wine buyers looking for ...Learn more
“This richly expressive Champagne is focussed by a streak of racy acidity, creating a mouthwatering frame for the flavours of ripe yellow peach, cardamom, grated ginger and lime blossom”
“Lively fruit – green fruit and stone fruit combined and a toasty autolytic character plus some spice, perhaps from the oak. Honeyed on the palate, even some apricot. Again this tastes decidedly off dry on the palate even though the dosage is just 6 g/l. Just not my taste though it has both flavour and freshness. ”
“Stylish, fine-boned Blanc de Blancs (ie all Chardonnay) from a tiny operation which is more micro-négociant (merchant) than grower. Biscuity and creamy with nutty oak, light but intense apple fruit, a fine texture and steely, lemon-edged acidity.' ”