Ranked #31 of 107 N/V Chardonnay Pinot Noir Pinot Meunier from Champagne
Rich, weighty wine with strong autolysis character. Quite a bold, mouth-filling wine in a complex style with brioche, roasted nut and hazelnut character. Good use of aged material, although the wine still has freshness.
Drink: 2017 to 2020
91 Points Tyson Stelzer
At 62% of Laurent-Perrier’s production, this cuvée alone accounts for around 5 million
bottles annually, which makes its high proportion of chardonnay and long ageing all the more
impressive. A new name and evolution in the cépage and reserves were top secret when this
bottle reached me, but its contents remain true to the original L-P Brut style. This is a happy
party quaffer in a fresh and fruity style, with primary lemon zest, red apple, white peach and
strawberry fruit of fragrant appeal. Tangy acidity is comfortably balanced by well-integrated
Source: Tyson Stelzer.