Charles Le Bel “Inspiration 1818” Brut Champagne

Fine bubble stream, light gold, in color. White flowers, pear, white peach, mirabelle plum, lime, lemon, almonds, pepper, brioche, butter, mineral. Creamy, citrus peel, sharp acidity, tart fruit, on the finish.

Blend: 37% Chardonnay, 33% Pinot Noir, 30% Meunier. 70% of reserve wines.

Billecart-Salmon second label.

Consume: now-2028
Purchased: $39

Score: 90 points