Champagne of the Year Finalists
All Champagne of the Year Finalists
The bouquet shows floral aromas with overtones of honey, peach and apricot, which lead onto a medium-bodied palate where complex biscuity notes and a fine bead lead onto a persistent and elegant finish.
Item Code: ITM2109
Pale yellow in the glass with tints of white gold and a stream of fine bubbles. On the nose, aromas of fresh pear, fig and almond are joined by hints of orange flower and richer notes of honey and freshly baked bread. e The fresh and supple palate has a long and fruity finish interwoven with citrus minerality and touches of freshly baked bread.
Item Code: 27088
Precision, freshness, finesse – these are the words that come to mind whenever I taste Billecart’s wines, and this Brut Reserve is true to style. Lemon zest, pear and a chalky minerality are carried on a delicate yet persistent mousse. An exquisite NV Champagne.
Item Code: ITM6052
Vintage 2008 looks set to go down as one of Champagne’s great years, and Moët & Chandon has taken full advantage of the stellar growing conditions with this lively wine. Taut, linear acidity is enveloped by succulent white fruits and citrus. Vibrant and delicious.
Item Code: ITM5029
Established in 1584, Gosset is the oldest wine producer in Champagne. Its flagship Grande Reserve draws you in with toasty brioche aromas before the palate reveals red apple and a chalky minerality. Creamy and gently mouth-filling, it balances structure and finesse.
Item Code: ITM5778
A bold and ripe expression of this legendary wine. Floral and tropical
fruit characters on the nose mingle with gunpowder and toast. The palate
is intense and vivacious, unfurling with creaminess, complexity and tremendous length. The Dom in exquisite form.
Item Code: ITM5030