Is It Time For An Accurate Classification Of Champagne Vineyards?

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Is It Time For An Accurate Classification Of Champagne Vineyards?

#1 Post by Michael S. Monie » August 1st, 2020, 9:10 am

There has been a lot of discussion about the inaccurate qualitative ratings of many Bordeaux Crus since the 1855 Classification. But is there any place in France where Grand Cru can mean less than in Champagne? Isn't it time for a reclassification of the vineyards in Champagne that reflect a true qualitative accuracy?
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#2 Post by Howard Cooper » August 1st, 2020, 9:15 am

Where in the world is there an accurate classification of vineyards?
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Re: Is It Time For An Accurate Classification Of Champagne Vineyards?

#3 Post by D@vid Bu3ker » August 1st, 2020, 9:30 am

Michael S. Monie wrote:
August 1st, 2020, 9:10 am
But is there any place in France where Grand Cru can mean less than in Champagne?
Alsace says "hold my Riesling."
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Re: Is It Time For An Accurate Classification Of Champagne Vineyards?

#4 Post by Nick Christie » August 1st, 2020, 9:47 am

D@vid Bu3ker wrote:
August 1st, 2020, 9:30 am
Michael S. Monie wrote:
August 1st, 2020, 9:10 am
But is there any place in France where Grand Cru can mean less than in Champagne?
Alsace says "hold my Riesling."
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