Fine bubble stream. White gold, in color. Pear, peach, tangy cherry, lemon, brioche, cream, mineral. Creamy citrus finish.
Price: this bottle is currently selling for $50.
Score: 90 points
Founded in 1772 by Philippe Clicquot. In 1805, François Clicquot, the founder’s son, dies and Madame Clicquot, 27, takes over the business. In 1810, Clicquot creates the first recorded vintage champagne in the region.
Cuvée de Prestige:
La Grande Dame
La Grande Dame Rose