Several fine bubble streams. Light pink, in color. Rose, tangerine, pear, peach, strawberry, raspberry, rhubarb, brioche, chalk, saline, mineral. Red fruit, chalk, on a lasting finish.
Base wine: 2013
Price: this bottle is currently selling for $52.
Score: 91 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