2008 Henriot Champagne

Steady bubble stream. Gold, in color. Citrus blossoms, lemon, pear, peach, apricot, yellow apple, toast, mineral, chalk. Youthful, years to mature. tart citrus finish.

Blend: 50% Chardonnay, 50% Pinot Noir, 100% sourced from Premier & Grand Cru Vineyards

Consume: now-2038
Purchased: $73

Score: 93 points

Founded in 1808 by Apolline Henriot, Champagne Henriot is one of the few remaining family-owned Champagne houses, with more than 200 years of independence and heritage.