Fine bubble stream. Amber, light gold, in color. White peach, pear, plum, currants, lemon, citrus zest, instant cocoa, smoke, biscuit, spice, mineral, chalky. Complex, focused, crispy apple, creamy texture, bright acidity, on the finish.
Price: this bottle is currently selling for $75.
Score: 92 points
Founded in 1776. In 1833, Louis Roederer took the reins from his uncle and renamed the business for himself. The house controls 600 acres of vineyards in the regions of Montagne de Reims, Vallée de la Marne and the Côte des Blancs.
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