Yellow ivory in appearance, clear and bright. Its fine and
delicate bubbles crackle gently, revealing the persistent
and majestic liveliness of the effervescence.
White flower aromas of hawthorn and acacia, and
honey, initially characterise the nose. Gaining in
intensity, spicy notes of black pepper and ginger and
red fruits combine subtly with the primary aromas.
Clean and direct on the attack, with a delicate mousse
revealing a highly attractive mineral quality. The wine
boasts impressive structure with an imposing finish and
"Showing age, with hints of iodine and oyster shell, this is nonetheless vibrant and focused, offering a very fine texture and flavors of lemon peel, white raspberry, fresh ginger, biscuit and honey."
"Bright yellow-gold. Smoky citrus and pit fruit aromas are perked up by lively spice notes. Smooth, sappy orange and nectarine flavors are complemented by deeper toffee and toasted almond qualities and a kick of brown spices. In a rich style but shows good energy too. Finishes on a honeyed note, with lingering spiciness."
International Wine Cellar
"A silky wine with intriguing complexity, this reveals flavors of spicy cider apples and light-skinned cherries. It's austere and firm. balanced for any fresh shellfish."
Wine & Spirits