2005 Champagne

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2005 in Champagne was not as uniformly successful as in some other French regions. The mild and dry start the year presaged, as so often, a mediocre and often far from mild Spring.

Flowering was pretty much on schedule in June, but July let things down again with bouts of unseasonable rain and occasional patches of mildew. August was better but not dramatically so, and, as so often September redeemed the situation, ensuring ripeness and maturity in the plants.

The crop was of a good size, if not of the same volume as 2004, and the natural sugar levels (9.8% ABV) good if not exceptional. All in all a rather mixed picture and as always with such a proviso, one is advised to buy with care.

Simon Field MW, BBR Champagne Buyer

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Wines sold "In Bond" (including BBX) or “En Primeur” are not available for immediate delivery and storage charges may apply.

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, Ready, but will keep
Ready, but will keep,

Bottle

£80.00

UK CUSTOMERS ONLY

Bottle 6 x 75cl1cs

£324.00
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Magnum 3 x 150cl2cs

£420.00

Jeroboam 1 x 300cl1cs

£450.00
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Ready, but will keep,

Bottle

£100.00

Case price (6)
£540.00 Saving £60.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl2cs

£433.32
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Ready, but will keep,

Magnum

£244.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl1cs

£600.00

Magnum 3 x 150cl1cs

£700.00
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, Ready, but will improve
Ready, but will improve,

Case price (Bottle 3 x 75cl)

£765.00

Bottle 3 x 75cl12cs

£531.00

Bottle 3 x 75cl1cs

£620.00

Bottle 3 x 75cl1cs

£640.00

Bottle 3 x 75cl1cs

£700.00
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Ready, but will keep,

Bottle 6 x 75cl1cs

£700.00
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, Ready, but will improve
Ready, but will improve,

Bottle 6 x 75cl1cs

£640.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl2cs

£650.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl3cs

£685.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl1cs

£698.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl1cs

£750.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl1cs

£1,280.00
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Ready, but will keep,
New To BBX

Bottle 6 x 75cl4cs

£600.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl1cs

£614.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl1cs

£615.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl1cs

£625.00
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, Ready, but will improve
Ready, but will improve,
New To BBX UK CUSTOMERS ONLY

Bottle 1 x 75cl1cs

£680.00
New To BBX

Bottle 3 x 75cl1cs

£1,404.00

Bottle 3 x 75cl1cs

£1,700.00

Bottle 3 x 75cl1cs

£2,000.00
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Ready, but will keep,

Bottle 6 x 75cl1cs

£1,500.00
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