Expressive bubble streams. Golden straw, in color. Nectarine, red apple, lemon, praline, honey, spice, ginger, white pepper, vanilla, brioche, chalk dust. Clean, round, apple, creamy, yeasty, on the finish.
Blend: Equal parts of Pinot Noir, Meunier, Chardonnay. 25% reserve wines.
Price: this bottle is currently selling for $47.
Score: 92 points
Founded in 1849, in Aÿ, moving to Epernay in 1851.
Cuvée de Prestige:
Sir Winston Churchill
Pol Roger Brut Vintage