Fine bubble stream. Salmon, in color. Green apple, pear, cherry, raspberry, lemon, chalk, saline, almond skin, brioche. Lasting raspberry finish.
Blend: 70% Pinot Noir, 30% Chardonnay with 5% 2009 Ambonnay Rouge
Base: 50% 2010 with equal parts of 2009, 2008, and 2007
Aged: 48 months on the lees
Price: this bottle is currently selling for $124.
Score: 92 points
Grand Cru vineyards are located in Ambonnay, Verzenay and Bouzy
Premier Cru Pinot Meunier vineyards are in Vrigny.
Cuvée de Prestige:
Grand Cru Brut Millésimé
Blanc de Noirs Les Crayères