Morrell & Co. Wine Catalog

FALL 2018

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| 17 MORRELL FINE WINE AND SPIRITS V ISIT u S AT MORRELLWINE .c OM cALL 800.96.WINES (800.969.4637) CHA m PAGN e N ow under the careful supervision of Christophe Constant, Champagne v ergnon has gone from formidable grower-turned-winemakers to one of the region's elite. From the chalky subsoils of m esnil-sur- o ger, Christophe continues to sustainably farm and pick perfectly ripe grapes to produce their fantastic portfolio of Blanc de Blancs. The J l v ergnon Resonance is the premier expression of the house style and the esteemed terroir that they farm. e ach parcel is fermented separately in steel tanks before being set to age no less than 48 months on the lees. Bottled with only three grams of dosage, the Resonance emerges as a Champagne built on tension, yet with undeniable elegance. ✦ JL Vergnon Resonance Grand Cru e xtra Brut 2008 WS 93 » $85 "This rich Champagne shows lovely balance and focus thanks to vibrant, well-knit acidity..." Alison Napjus (1801079) Re SON a T i NG e x C e LL e NC e i n 1950, with five generations of experience behind him, Jean-Louis Vergnon decided to rethink his family holdings in the Grand Cru Mesnil-sur-Oger and bottle his own wine. Focusing only on Chardonnay, Jean-Louis's motto was, "Make exceptional grapes to make exceptional wines!"

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