Category Archives: france champagne

Champagne de Lozey 1999

Daniel Cheurlin (NM), Brut, Champagne de Lozey, Celles sur Source, Aube, France, 1999 This wine: (label) 70% chardonnay with pinot noir, natural mushroom cork closure, 12% abv, Gauntleys, £45 (12/16) Consumer tasting note: a nose of stewed and baked apple … Continue reading

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Pierre Peters Champagne BdB NV

Pierre Peters, RM, Cuvee de Reserve, Brut Blanc de Blancs, Grand Cru, Le Mesnil sur Oger, Champagne, France NV This wine: Cuvee de reserve is a blend of the year with a range of reserve wines spanning 15 years plus; … Continue reading

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Bereche Brut Champagne NV

Bereche et Fils, AOC/AOP Champagne, Ludes 1er Cru, Montagne de Reims (North), Champagne, NV A blend of pinot noir, pinot meunier and chardonnay, normal champagne cork closure; based on the 2011 vintage, disgorged October 2013, and given a dosage of … Continue reading

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Pierre Gimonnet Brut Champagne NV

Pierre Gimmonnet & Fils, Cuvee Cuis 1er Cru Blanc de Blancs, Champagne, France, NV Varietal chardonnay, Diam cork closure, 12.5% abv, widely available, about £25 WSET Style tasting note Appearance: clear and bright, pale intensity lemon, showing tears and small bubbles. Nose: … Continue reading

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Pol Roger Cuvee Rich Champagne NV

Pol Roger, Cuvee Rich, Champagne, France, NV A blend of a third each of pinot noir, pinot meunier and chardonnay, from about 30 base wines.  Released when the youngest component base wine attains at least 3 years of age, reserve … Continue reading

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D de Devaux Champagne NV

D de Devaux, Brut Champagne, NV, Cote des Bars, Champagne, France Natural mushroom cork closure, 12% abv, bought 2012 ex-cellar €31. WSET style tasting note Appearance: clear and bright, pale intensity gold, showing tears and small bubbles. Nose: clean on … Continue reading

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Devaux Brut Champagne 2004

Devaux Brut Millesime 2004, Cote des Bars, Champagne, France. Devaux is a co-operative label produced by Union Auboise. This wine is a blend of 97% chardonnay and 3% pinot noir. Fermented in stainless steel followed by MLF, then 5-7 years … Continue reading

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