Very fresh, crisp and apply, this 100% Chardonnay Champagne also has a soft side from the relatively high dosage. That gives the wine some richness and adds touches of yellow fruits. This bottling could do with some more aging to add complexity, although it's delicious now.
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.