Fine rapid bubble stream. Light gold, in color. Jasmine, acacia, lime, lemon, pear, red apple, rainier cherry, brioche, cream, yeasty, mineral. Rich layers, creamy, crisp structure, on a lasting finish.
Blend: equal parts of Pinot Noir and Chardonnay. 30% reserve wines.
Price: this bottle is currently selling for $70.
Score: 93 points
Founded in the early 17th century, in the village of Ambonnay.
Grand Cru vineyard, 17 acres, 70% Pinot Noir, 30% Chardonnay. All farmed according to bio-dynamic principles.
Cuvée de Prestige:
Cuvée Prestige Grand Cru
Cuvée à l’Ancienne Millésime