Fine bubble stream. Light gold, in color. Pear, peach, yellow apple, lime, brioche, morning rolls, honey, creamy, spice, mineral. Creamy mousse, on the finish.
Base vintage: 2012
Price: this bottle is currently selling for $80.
Score: 90 points
The house was founded in 1851, by the French champagne maker Charles Camille Heidsieck, who became known as Champagne Charlie. Based in the Reims region of Champagne.
Cuvée de Prestige:
Blanc des Millénaires