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The Story

Unique to the House of Krug, every Krug Vintage is crafted to be different, to reveal the expression of a particular year. A year with character, a year with a special story to tell in a way that Krug alone can relate. To narrate this story, Krug has blended very expressive wines from a single year, enhanced by a stay of over ten years in the cellars. Krug Vintage is the story of a year as seen by Krug; there are as many stories as there are Krug Vintages.

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Time for a new flight and three more Champagnes. I could get used to this. The first had a sweet, buttery nose, almost like caramel liqueur but more nutty. Big Boy hailed it as ‘mature but enormous.’ He definitely wasn’t talking about himself there, for a change :). The palate was rich, oily and complete, with big volume and powerful acidity. It was absolutely delicious, and it was 1920 Krug. Like whoa. King Angry was loving the 1920, although Big Mike slightly preferred the Champagne that followed. It was an argument where both sides of the coin were heads… (96).
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Reims, Champagne

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 John Kapon / CEO / Ackerr Merrall & Condit, Pro (United States)  tasted  Krug Vintage 1920  ( Krug )

"Time for a new flight and three more Champagnes. I could get used to this. The first had a sweet, buttery nose, almost like caramel liqueur but more nutty. Big Boy hailed it as ‘mature but enormous.’ He definitely wasn’t talking about himself there, for a change :). The palate was rich, oily and complete, with big volume and powerful acidity. It was absolutely delicious, and it was 1920 Krug. Like whoa. King Angry was loving the 1920, although Big Mike slightly preferred the Champagne that followed. It was an argument where both sides of the coin were heads… (96)."

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