View Single Post
Old 12-10-2017, 04:35 PM
Formerly YB-2's Avatar
Formerly YB-2 Formerly YB-2 is online now

Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: NJ Shore
Posts: 5,753

One of the problems at smaller champagne houses, like Guy Faucheret, is their limited volume. When we spent a week in Epernay a couple of years ago several we visited were sold out to the Chinese and the Germans and had not a single bottle to sell. Good for them (I guess), but sad for the rest of us. Another problem, as Jerome has mentioned, is these smaller houses often do not export outside the EU. Have checked with a couple of the bigger wine sellers in the U.S. and don't have or know who might. Visiting the "Champagne Region" is the best we can do.

Originally Posted by Mikado463 View Post
........I wouldn't know a good from a bad champagne if I tried.
Au contraire, Dave. Even you could tell the difference. Seriously.
Canton Ref 9K Cary Rocket 88 Clearaudio SM Pro Denon DP-80 w/Lyra Kleos, Ortofon Cdza Blk & K-b, AT33R & AT150Ti Elekit TU-8500 Nordost Valhalla silver Oppo 203 Parasound JC3 jr PS Audio Ultimate Outlet Sony ST-J75 Stax UA-7/CF SurgeX XR-315 WW Eclipse 8/7 Pt, Au, Ag, Starlight

Last edited by Formerly YB-2; 12-10-2017 at 05:05 PM.
Reply With Quote