Fine bubble stream. White gold, yellow, in color. Instant coffee, sliced pears, rich mousse, lime, lemon, pineapple, brioche, cream, yellow peach, chalk. Chiseled, defined, complex yet structured, brioche, lingering mousse, on the finish.
Price: this bottle is currently selling for $180.
Score: 92 points
Agrapart & Fils
Founded in the 1950s, in the village of Avize of the region of Côte des Blancs. The house has 30 acres of vineyards mainly spread out in Grand Cru villages planted with Chardonnay.
Cuvée de Prestige:
Millésimé Brut Blanc de Blancs