Steady bubble stream. Light salmon, in color. Cherry, lemon, strawberry, citrus peel, pineapple, almond skin, yeast. Citrus zest, on a refreshing finish.
Price: this bottle is currently selling for $56.
Score: 90 points
Founded in 1522. The modern house was founded in 1910 by Pierre and Auguste Philipponnat. Philipponnat owns 42 acres of Premier Cru vineyards in the Montagne de Reims regions of Champagne.
Cuvée de Prestige:
Philipponnat Cuvée 1522 Brut (Vintage)
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