Matured in 225-liter barrels (hence the name of the cuvée), this has a depth of flavor and a richness that brings out the ripeness and freshness of the fruit, and a fine, elegant balance. A delicious Champagne, that could age well.
Roger Voss covers Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne, the Loire and South-West France as well as Portugal. His passion is matching food with wine, bringing the pleasures of the table to wine lovers. He has written six books on wine and food, and was previously national correspondent on wine for the London Daily Telegraph. He is based in the Bordeaux region.