A blend from the five different areas that are the source of Mumm's Champagnes, this wine is impressive. It has toastiness from bottle aging that has added richness to the crisp fruit. The wine, hinting at almonds as well as green apples is deliciously balanced and ready to drink.
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.