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In Clos des Goisses, Ripeness is Everything

Philipponnat's great vineyard makes a singular Champagne
Posted: February 12, 2002


   Above: Charles Philipponnat     Champagne Tasting Report       Top-Scoring Champagnes       Best-Value Champagnes       Champagne Vintage Chart     The vineyards of Champagne, France's northernmost wine region, struggle to ripen most years.

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