(From 2010 Vintage) Light, crisp and expressive, with a prickly fizz underscoring the lively pear and citrus flavors, finishing long, with a light toasty note.
This is some robust, bold bubbly! The 2003 vintage of Argyle Brut could be described as a bit of Yin and a bit of Yang leading to a lot of Whoopee! The Yin came in the form of a September week of wet weather. Some berry splitting and a couple of potential mold issues would have multiplied our grief if another week of wet weather had ensued. Then Yang kicked in with a vengeance in the form of a very hot, dry east wind during the week of the 22nd of September. 95F on September 27th is unprecedented...
Wine Spectator(From «nv» Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 04/30/1999
Robert Parker(From 2011 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 10/26/2008
Wine Spectator(From 2011 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 04/30/1999
Wine Spectator(From 2009 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 05/15/2013
Wine Spectator(From 2009 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 04/30/1999